Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1904-1 libextractor -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Aug 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-15531.
- More information:
jianglin found an issue in libextractor, a library that extracts meta-data from files of arbitrary type.
A crafted file could result in a heap-buffer-overflow vulnerability in function EXTRACTOR_dvi_extract_method in dvi_extractor.c.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1:1.3-2+deb8u5.
We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor 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 DLA-1904-1 (END)