Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2778-1 fig2dev -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
04 Oct 2021
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-19797, CVE-2020-21529, CVE-2020-21530, CVE-2020-21531, CVE-2020-21532, CVE-2020-21533, CVE-2020-21534, CVE-2020-21535, CVE-2020-21675, CVE-2020-21676, CVE-2021-3561, CVE-2021-32280.
More information:

Multiple security vulnerabilities have been discovered in fig2dev, utilities for converting XFig figure files. Buffer overflows, out-of-bounds reads and NULL pointer dereferences could lead to a denial-of-service or other unspecified impact.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 1:3.2.6a-2+deb9u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your fig2dev packages.

For the detailed security status of fig2dev please refer to its security tracker page at:

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