Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2219-1 feh -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
24 May 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-7875.
More information:

Tobias Stoeckmann discovered that it was possible to trigger an out-of-boundary heap write with the image viewer feh while receiving an IPC message.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 2.12-1+deb8u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your feh packages.

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