Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2340-2 sqlite3 -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
10 Dec 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-20218.
More information:

The update of sqlite3 released as DLA-2340-1 contained an incomplete fix for CVE-2019-20218. Updated sqlite3 packages are now available to correct this issue.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 3.16.2-5+deb9u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your sqlite3 packages.

For the detailed security status of sqlite3 please refer to its security tracker page at:

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