Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3076-1 freecad -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
18 Aug 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1005747.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2021-45844.
More information:

A command injection vulnerability was found in FreeCAD, a parametric 3D modeler, when importing DWG files with crafted filenames.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 0.18~pre1+dfsg1-5+deb10u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your freecad packages.

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

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