Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2739-1 libspf2 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 11 Aug 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2021-20314.
- More information:
Philipp Jeitner and Haya Shulman discovered a stack-based buffer overflow in libspf2, a library for validating mail senders with SPF, which could result in denial of service, or potentially execution of arbitrary code when processing a specially crafted SPF record.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.10-7+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libspf2 packages.
For the detailed security status of libspf2 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libspf2
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