Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1985-1 djvulibre -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 08 Nov 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-18804.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was a NULL pointer dereference issue in the IW44 encoder/decoder within DjVu, a set of compression technologies for high-resolution images.
DjVuLibre 3.5.27 has a NULL pointer dereference in the function DJVU::filter_fv at IW44EncodeCodec.cpp.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 18.104.22.168-4+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your djvulibre 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