Debian Security Advisory
DSA-4593-1 freeimage -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 27 Dec 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 929597.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-12211, CVE-2019-12213.
- More information:
It was found that freeimage, a graphics library, was affected by the following two security issues:
Heap buffer overflow caused by invalid memcpy in PluginTIFF. This flaw might be leveraged by remote attackers to trigger denial of service or any other unspecified impact via crafted TIFF data.
Stack exhaustion caused by unwanted recursion in PluginTIFF. This flaw might be leveraged by remote attackers to trigger denial of service via crafted TIFF data.
For the oldstable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in version 3.17.0+ds1-5+deb9u1.
For the stable distribution (buster), these problems have been fixed in version 3.18.0+ds2-1+deb10u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your freeimage packages.
For the detailed security status of freeimage please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/freeimage