Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2137-1 sleuthkit -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
11 Mar 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-10232.
More information:

In version 4.8.0 and earlier of The Sleuth Kit (TSK), there is a stack buffer overflow vulnerability in the YAFFS file timestamp parsing logic in yaffsfs_istat() in fs/yaffs.c.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 4.1.3-4+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your sleuthkit packages.

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