DescriptionMetadata Anonymisation Toolkit (MAT) 0.6 and 0.6.1 silently fails to perform "Clean metadata" actions upon invocation from the Nautilus contextual menu, which allows context-dependent attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading a file for which cleaning had been attempted.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs858058

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mat (PTS)stretch0.6.1-4fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
matsourcewheezy(not affected)
matsourcejessie(not affected)


[jessie] - mat <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
[wheezy] - mat <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
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