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Debian: CVE-2021-20204: libgetdata -- security update

Severity:
8
CVSS:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published:
05/06/2021
Created:
05/18/2021
Added:
05/17/2021
Modified:
05/17/2021

Description:

A heap memory corruption problem (use after free) can be triggered in libgetdata v0.10.0 when processing maliciously crafted dirfile databases. This degrades the confidentiality, integrity and availability of third-party software that uses libgetdata as a library. This vulnerability may lead to arbitrary code execution or privilege escalation depending on input/skills of attacker.'

Solution(s)


  • debian-upgrade-libgetdata

Reference(s)

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