Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2611-1 ldb -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 31 Mar 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-27840, CVE-2021-20277.
- More information:
Two issues have been found in ldb, an LDAP-like embedded database, for example used with samba.
Both issues are related to out of bounds access, either an out of bound read or a heap corrupton, both most likely leading to an application crash.
For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.1.27-1+deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your ldb packages.
For the detailed security status of ldb please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/ldb
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