Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4190-1 jackson-databind -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 03 May 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 891614.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-7489.
- More information:
It was discovered that jackson-databind, a Java library used to parse JSON and other data formats, improperly validated user input prior to deserializing because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2017-7525.
For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.4.2-2+deb8u4.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.8.6-1+deb9u4.
We recommend that you upgrade your jackson-databind packages.
For the detailed security status of jackson-databind please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/jackson-databind