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A taglib security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 9 LTS to address several problems.

DLA 2772-1: taglib security update

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Debian LTS Advisory DLA-2772-1 Adrian Bunk
September 30, 2021
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Package : taglib
Version : 1.11.1+dfsg.1-0.3+deb9u1
CVE ID : CVE-2017-12678 CVE-2018-11439
Debian Bug : 871511 903847 915281

Several problems were corrected in TagLib,
a library for reading and editing audio meta data.


A crafted audio file could result in a crash.


A crafted audio file could result in information disclosure.

Additionally, a bug that can lead to corruption of ogg files
has been fixed.

For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your taglib packages.

For the detailed security status of taglib please refer to
its security tracker page at:

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
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