Debian Security Advisory
DLA-3158-1 wkhtmltopdf -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 24 Oct 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-21365.
- More information:
It was found that wkhtmltopdf, a command line utility to render HTML files into PDF, allowed local filesystem access by default. This update disables local filesystem access, but it can be enabled if necessary with the --enable-local-file-access or the --allow
For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 0.12.5-1+deb10u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your wkhtmltopdf packages.
For the detailed security status of wkhtmltopdf please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/wkhtmltopdf
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