Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2267-1 libmatio -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Jun 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-17533.
- More information:
In libmatio, a library to read and write Matlab MAT files, a vulnerability was fixed in Mat_VarReadNextInfo4 in mat4.c that could lead to a heap-based buffer over-read in strdup_vprintf.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.2-3+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libmatio 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