Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1470-1 confuse -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 18 Aug 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 904159.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-14447.
- More information:
An out of bound read was discoverd in libConfuse, a configuration file parser library.
An out of bound read in trim_whitespace, fixed thanks to Sebastian Roland <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 2.7-5+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your confuse 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