Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1934-1] cimg security update)

Published: 2019-09-29 02:00:25
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'cimg' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the DSA-1934-1 advisory.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable Linux Distribution Package version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Several issues have been found in cimg, a powerful image processing library. CVE-2019-1010174 is related to a missing string sanitization on URLs, which might result in a command injection when loading a special crafted image. The other CVEs are about heap-based buffer over-reads or double frees when loading an image.

Affected Versions:
'cimg' Linux Distribution Package(s) on Debian Linux.

Recommendations:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 1.5.9+dfsg-1+deb8u1. We recommend that you upgrade your cimg Linux Distribution Packages.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7588
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7589
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7637
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7638
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7639
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7640
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-7641
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-1010174

References:

https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2019/09/msg00030.html
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/DLA-1934-1

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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