DescriptionAn invalid memory access in the decode function in iptc.cpp of Exiv2 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (DOS) via a crafted tif file.
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

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
exiv2 (PTS)stretch0.25-3.1+deb9u2vulnerable
stretch (security)0.25-3.1+deb9u3vulnerable
buster (security)0.25-4+deb10u2vulnerable
bullseye (security)0.27.3-3+deb11u1vulnerable
bookworm, sid, bullseye0.27.3-3vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs

Negligible security impact

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