Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2656-1 hivex -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 12 May 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 988024.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2021-3504.
- More information:
Jemery Galindo discovered an out-of-bounds memory access in Hivex, a library to parse Windows Registry hive files.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.3.13-2+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your hivex packages.
For the detailed security status of hivex please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/hivex
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