Debian: DSA-4593-1: freeimage security update

    Date27 Dec 2019
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was found that freeimage, a graphics library, was affected by the following two security issues: CVE-2019-12211
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4593-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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    December 27, 2019                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : freeimage
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-12211 CVE-2019-12213
    Debian Bug     : 929597
    
    It was found that freeimage, a graphics library, was affected by the
    following two security issues:
    
    CVE-2019-12211
    
        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.
    
    CVE-2019-12213
    
        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
    
    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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