Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2231-1 sane-backends -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
31 May 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-12867.
More information:

Remote denial of service and several memory management issues were fixed in the epson2 driver.

For Debian 8 Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.24-8+deb8u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your sane-backends packages if you are using the epson2 driver.

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