Debian: DSA-3950-1: libraw security update

    Date21 Aug 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Hossein Lotfi and Jakub Jirasek from Secunia Research have discovered multiple vulnerabilities in LibRaw, a library for reading RAW images. An attacker could cause a memory corruption leading to a DoS (Denial of Service) with craft KDC or TIFF file.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3950-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                            Luciano Bello
    August 21, 2017                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libraw
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-6886 CVE-2017-6887
    Debian Bug     : 864183
    
    Hossein Lotfi and Jakub Jirasek from Secunia Research have discovered
    multiple vulnerabilities in LibRaw, a library for reading RAW images. An
    attacker could cause a memory corruption leading to a DoS (Denial of
    Service) with craft KDC or TIFF file.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
    in version 0.16.0-9+deb8u3.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.17.2-6+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libraw 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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