[ALSA-2021:1758] Low: exiv2 security, bug fix, and enhancement update
Type:
security
Severity:
low
Release date:
2021-05-18
Description:
The exiv2 packages provide a command line utility which can display and manipulate image metadata such as EXIF, LPTC, and JPEG comments. The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: exiv2 (0.27.3). (BZ#1880984) Security Fix(es): * exiv2: out-of-bounds read in CiffDirectory::readDirectory due to lack of size check (CVE-2019-17402) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
References:
Updated packages:
  • exiv2-0.27.3-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • exiv2-devel-0.27.3-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • exiv2-devel-0.27.3-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • exiv2-doc-0.27.3-2.el8.noarch.rpm
  • exiv2-libs-0.27.3-2.el8.i686.rpm
  • exiv2-libs-0.27.3-2.el8.x86_64.rpm
Notes:
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