Debian Security Advisory

DSA-4088-1 gdk-pixbuf -- security update

Date Reported:
15 Jan 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-1000422.
More information:

It was discovered that multiple integer overflows in the GIF image loader in the GDK Pixbuf library may result in denial of service and potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed image file is opened.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.31.1-2+deb8u7.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.36.5-2+deb9u2. In addition this update provides fixes for CVE-2017-6312, CVE-2017-6313 and CVE-2017-6314.

We recommend that you upgrade your gdk-pixbuf packages.

For the detailed security status of gdk-pixbuf please refer to its security tracker page at: