Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2473-1 vips -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
30 Nov 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-20739.
More information:

In VIPS, an image processing system, an uninitialized variable which may cause the leakage of remote server path or stack address was fixed.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 8.4.5-1+deb9u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your vips packages.

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

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: