Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3355-1 xapian-core -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
18 Mar 2023
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1032398.
More information:

Two important bugs were discovered in xapian-core, a search engine library, that led to potential database corruption on disk full, and incorrectly reporting corruption for a database with replication changesets.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.11-1+deb10u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your xapian-core packages.

For the detailed security status of xapian-core please refer to its security tracker page at:

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