Debian LTS: DLA-2267-1: libmatio security update

    Date 30 Jun 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    In libmatio, a library to read and write Matlab MAT files, a vulnerability was fixed in Mat_VarReadNextInfo4 in mat4.c that could lead to a heap-based buffer over-read in strdup_vprintf.
    
    Package        : libmatio
    Version        : 1.5.2-3+deb8u1
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-17533
    
    In libmatio, a library to read and write Matlab MAT files,
    a vulnerability was fixed in Mat_VarReadNextInfo4 in mat4.c
    that could lead to a heap-based buffer over-read in strdup_vprintf.
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    1.5.2-3+deb8u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libmatio 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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