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Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1904-1] libextractor security update)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'libextractor'; package(s) announced via the DSA-1904-1 advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'libextractor'
package(s) announced via the DSA-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.

For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor packages.

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CVSS Vector:

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