Debian Security Advisory
DLA-3214-1 libraw -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Nov 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-15503.
- More information:
This update adds size checks to thumbnail extraction. Prior to these checks, it was possible to overflow arguments to e.g. malloc and thus cause out-of-bounds memory accesses.
For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 0.19.2-2+deb10u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your libraw packages.
For the detailed security status of libraw please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libraw
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