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    Debian LTS: DLA-2222-1: libexif security update

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    Various minor vulnerabilities have been addredd in libexif, a library to parse EXIF metadata files.
    Package        : libexif
    Version        : 0.6.21-2+deb8u3
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-20030 CVE-2020-13112 CVE-2020-13113 CVE-2020-13114
    Debian Bug     : 918730 961407 961409 961410
    
    
    Various minor vulnerabilities have been addredd in libexif, a library to
    parse EXIF metadata files.
    
    CVE-2018-20030
    
        This issue had already been addressed via DLA-2214-1. However, upstream
        provided an updated patch, so this has been followed up on.
    
    CVE-2020-13112
    
        Several buffer over-reads in EXIF MakerNote handling could have lead
        to information disclosure and crashes. This issue is different from
        already resolved CVE-2020-0093.
    
    CVE-2020-13113
    
        Use of uninitialized memory in EXIF Makernote handling could have
        lead to crashes and potential use-after-free conditions.
    
    CVE-2020-13114
    
        An unrestricted size in handling Canon EXIF MakerNote data could have
        lead to consumption of large amounts of compute time for decoding
        EXIF data.
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", these problems have been fixed in version
    0.6.21-2+deb8u3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libexif packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
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    mike gabriel aka sunweaver (Debian Developer)
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