Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2566-1 libbsd -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 18 Feb 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-20367.
- More information:
An issue has been found in libbsd, a library with utility functions from BSD systems. A non-NUL terminated symbol name in the string table might result in an out-of-bounds read.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 0.8.3-1+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libbsd packages.
For the detailed security status of libbsd please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libbsd
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