Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2663-1 libimage-exiftool-perl -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 16 May 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 987505.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2021-22204.
- More information:
A vulnerability was discovered in libimage-exiftool-perl, a library and program to read and write meta information in multimedia files, which may result in execution of arbitrary code if a malformed DjVu file is processed.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 10.40-1+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libimage-exiftool-perl packages.
For the detailed security status of libimage-exiftool-perl please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libimage-exiftool-perl
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