Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2151-1 icu -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
20 Mar 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 953747.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-10531.
More information:

It was discovered that an integer overflow in the International Components for Unicode (ICU) library could result in denial of service and potentially the execution of arbitrary code.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 52.1-8+deb8u8.

We recommend that you upgrade your icu packages.

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