Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3107-1 sqlite3 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
13 Sep 2022
Affected Packages:
sqlite3
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-35525, CVE-2020-35527.
More information:

Three issues were discovered in SQLite, a popular embedded database:

  • CVE-2020-35525: Prevent a potential null pointer deference issue in INTERSEC query processing.
  • CVE-2020-35527: Prevent an out-of-bounds access issue that could be exploited via ALTER TABLE in views that have a nested FROM clauses.

For Debian 10 Buster, these problems have been fixed in version 3.27.2-3+deb10u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your sqlite3 packages.

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