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An exiv2 security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux 8 Extended LTS to address several vulnerabilities.

ELA-479-1 exiv2 security update

Package exiv2
Version 0.24-4.1+deb8u6
Related CVEs CVE-2019-20421 CVE-2021-3482 CVE-2021-29457 CVE-2021-29473 CVE-2021-31291 CVE-2021-31292

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Exiv2, a C++ library and a command line utility to manage image metadata which could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed file is parsed.

For Debian 8 jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 0.24-4.1+deb8u6.

We recommend that you upgrade your exiv2 packages.

Further information about Extended LTS security advisories can be found at:

  ELA-479-1 exiv2 security update