Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4084-1 gifsicle -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 12 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-1000421.
- More information:
It was discovered that gifsicle, a tool for manipulating GIF image files, contained a flaw that could lead to arbitrary code execution.
For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1.86-1+deb8u1.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.88-3+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your gifsicle packages.
For the detailed security status of gifsicle please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/gifsicle