USN-4270-1: Exiv2 vulnerability
5 February 2020
Exiv2 could be made to crash if it opened a specially crafted image.
- exiv2 - EXIF/IPTC/XMP metadata manipulation tool
It was discovered that Exiv2 incorrectly handled certain images.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.