Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1385-1 batik -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 25 May 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 899374.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-8013.
- More information:
Man Yue Mo discovered a security vulnerability in Apache Batik, an SVG image library. A missing check for the class type before calling newInstance when deserializing a subclass of AbstractDocument could lead to information disclosure.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.7+dfsg-3+deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your batik packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS