USN-5028-1: Exiv2 vulnerability
2 August 2021
Exiv2 could be made to denial of service if received 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.