Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2332-2 sane-backends -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
07 Oct 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 961302.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-12862, CVE-2020-12863, CVE-2020-12865, CVE-2020-12867.
More information:

A regression was introduced in DLA-2332-1, where changes in the Debian package building process triggered a bug in the sane-backends packages, causing missing files.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.25-4.1+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your sane-backends packages.

For the detailed security status of sane-backends please refer to its security tracker page at:

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