Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2803-1 libsdl2 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 31 Oct 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 878264.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-2888, CVE-2019-7637.
- More information:
A vulnerability has been fixed in libsdl2, the newer version of the Simple DirectMedia Layer library that provides low level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, and graphics hardware.
Potential overflow in surface allocation was fixed.
For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 2.0.5+dfsg1-2+deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your libsdl2 packages.
For the detailed security status of libsdl2 please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libsdl2
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
- CVE-2017-2888 CVE-2019-7637