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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.891904
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS: Security Advisory for libextractor (DLA-1904-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'libextractor'; package(s) announced via the DLA-1904-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'libextractor'
package(s) announced via the DLA-1904-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
jianglin found an issue in libextractor, a library that extracts meta-data
from files of arbitrary type.

A crafted file could result in a heap-buffer-overflow vulnerability in
function EXTRACTOR_dvi_extract_method in dvi_extractor.c.

Affected Software/OS:
'libextractor' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Solution:
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
1:1.3-2+deb8u5.

We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor packages.

CVSS Score:
4.3

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2019-15531
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