Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1895-1 libmspack -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
23 Aug 2019
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-1010305.
More information:

JsHuang found an issue in libmspack, a library for Microsoft compression format. Opening a crafted chm file might result in a buffer overflow which might disclose confidential information.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 0.5-1+deb8u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your libmspack packages.

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