Debian Security Advisory
DLA-2834-1 uriparser -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Nov 2021
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-20721.
- More information:
Out-of-bounds read for an incomplete URI with an IPv6 address containing an embedded IPv4 address has been fixed in uriparser, a library to parse Uniform Resource Identifiers (URIs).
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 0.8.4-1+deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your uriparser packages.
For the detailed security status of uriparser please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/uriparser
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