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    Debian: DSA-3708-1: mat security update

    Date 07 Nov 2016
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Hartmut Goebel discovered that MAT, a toolkit to anonymise/remove metadata from files did not remove metadata from images embededed in PDF documents.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3708-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 07, 2016                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : mat
    CVE ID         : not yet available
    Debian Bug     : 826101
    
    Hartmut Goebel discovered that MAT, a toolkit to anonymise/remove
    metadata from files did not remove metadata from images embededed in PDF
    documents.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.5.2-3+deb8u1. This update disables PDF support in MAT
    entirely.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your mat packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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