Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2088-1 libsolv -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 31 Jan 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 949611.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-20387.
- More information:
repodata_schema2id in repodata.c in libsolv, a dependency solver library, had a heap-based buffer over-read via a last schema whose length could be less than the length of the input schema.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.5-1+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libsolv 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