Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1478-1 libextractor -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
26 Aug 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-14346, CVE-2018-14347.
More information:

It was discovered that there were two vulnerabilities in libextractor, a library to obtain metadata from files of arbitrary type.

For Debian 8 Jessie, these issues have been fixed in libextractor version 1:1.3-2+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor packages.