Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1248-1 libgd2 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 19 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-5711.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was a denial-of-service attack in the libgd2 image library. A corrupt file could have exploited a signedness confusion leading to an infinite loop.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, this issue has been fixed in libgd2 version 2.0.36~rc1~dfsg-6.1+deb7u11.
We recommend that you upgrade your libgd2 packages.