Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2993-1 libz-mingw-w64 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 04 May 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-25032.
- More information:
One security issue has been found in a compression library libz-mingw-w64.
Danilo Ramos discovered that incorrect memory handling in libz-mingw-w64's deflate handling could result in denial of service or potentially the execution of arbitrary code if specially crafted input is processed.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.2.11+dfsg-1+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libz-mingw-w64 packages.
For the detailed security status of libz-mingw-w64 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libz-mingw-w64
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