Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2421-1 cimg -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Oct 2020
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-7588, CVE-2018-7589, CVE-2018-7637, CVE-2018-7638, CVE-2018-7639, CVE-2018-7640, CVE-2018-7641, CVE-2019-1010174.
- More information:
Several issues have been found in cimg, a powerful image processing library.
is related to a missing string sanitization on URLs, which might result in a command injection when loading a special crafted image.
The other CVEs are about heap-based buffer over-reads or double frees when loading a crafted image.
For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 1.7.9+dfsg-1+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your cimg packages.
For the detailed security status of cimg please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/cimg
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