Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2249-1 libexif -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 13 Jun 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 962345.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-0182, CVE-2020-0198.
- More information:
The following CVE(s) were reported against src:libexif.
In exif_entry_get_value of exif-entry.c, there is a possible out of bounds read due to a missing bounds check. This could lead to local information disclosure with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is not needed for exploitation.
In exif_data_load_data_content of exif-data.c, there is a possible UBSAN abort due to an integer overflow. This could lead to remote denial of service with no additional execution privileges needed. User interaction is needed for exploitation.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 0.6.21-2+deb8u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your libexif 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