Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2462-1 cimg -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
23 Nov 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-25693.
More information:

Multiple heap buffer overflows have been fixed in CImg, a C++ toolkit to load, save, process and display images.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.7.9+dfsg-1+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your cimg packages.

For the detailed security status of cimg please refer to its security tracker page at:

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