Mageia 2020-0015: libextractor security update

    Date05 Jan 2020
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated libextractor packages fix security vulnerability: GNU Libextractor through 1.9 has a heap-based buffer over-read in the function EXTRACTOR_dvi_extract_method in plugins/dvi_extractor.c (CVE-2019-15531).
    MGASA-2020-0015 - Updated libextractor packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 05 Jan 2020
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2020-0015.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-15531
    
    Updated libextractor packages fix security vulnerability:
    
    GNU Libextractor through 1.9 has a heap-based buffer over-read in the
    function EXTRACTOR_dvi_extract_method in plugins/dvi_extractor.c
    (CVE-2019-15531).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25945
    - https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./thread/GRQUHTSNOCKGRKPRXPUJ6FGTVZ2K5POL/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-15531
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/libextractor-1.9-2.1.mga7
    
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