Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3777-1 libgd2 -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 31 Jan 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-6906, CVE-2016-6912, CVE-2016-9317, CVE-2016-10166, CVE-2016-10167, CVE-2016-10168.
- More information:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libgd2, a library for programmatic graphics creation and manipulation, which may result in denial of service or potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed file is processed.
For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 2.1.0-5+deb8u9.
For the testing distribution (stretch) and the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 2.2.4-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libgd2 packages.