Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1501-1 libextractor -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 11 Sep 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-16430.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was an out-of-bounds read vulnerability in libextractor, a library to extract meta-data from files of arbitrary type.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this issue has been fixed in libextractor version 1:1.3-2+deb8u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor packages.