Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2868-1 advancecomp -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
29 Dec 2021
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 889270, Bug 923416, Bug 928729, Bug 928730.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-1056, CVE-2019-8379, CVE-2019-8383, CVE-2019-9210.
More information:

Several vulnerabilities have been fixed in the AdvanceCOMP recompression utilities.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 1.20-1+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your advancecomp packages.

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

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