Debian Security Advisory DSA-4550-1 firstname.lastname@example.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff October 25, 2019 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
Package : file CVE ID : CVE-2019-18218
A buffer overflow was found in file, a file type classification tool, which may result in denial of service or potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed CDF (Composite Document File) file is processed.
For the oldstable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 1:5.30-1+deb9u3.
For the stable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 1:5.35-4+deb10u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your file packages.
For the detailed security status of file please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/file
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