Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4284-1 lcms2 -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 04 Sep 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-16435.
- More information:
Quang Nguyen discovered an integer overflow in the Little CMS 2 colour management library, which could result in denial of service and potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed IT8 calibration file is processed.
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.8-4+deb9u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your lcms2 packages.
For the detailed security status of lcms2 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/lcms2