Description** DISPUTED ** In libyal liblnk before 20191006, liblnk_location_information_read_data in liblnk_location_information.c has a heap-based buffer over-read because an incorrect variable name is used for a certain offset. NOTE: the vendor has disputed this as described in the GitHub issue.
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NVD severitylow

Vulnerable and fixed packages

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Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
liblnk (PTS)stretch20170111-1vulnerable
bullseye, sid20181227-1.1vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs

Negligible/questionable security impact

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