Package "giflib"

Name: giflib


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • library for GIF images (utilities)

Latest version: 5.2.1-2.5ubuntu0.1
Release: mantic (23.10)
Level: updates
Repository: universe


Other versions of "giflib" in Mantic

Repository Area Version
base main 5.2.1-2.5
base universe 5.2.1-2.5
security main 5.2.1-2.5ubuntu0.1
security universe 5.2.1-2.5ubuntu0.1
updates main 5.2.1-2.5ubuntu0.1

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Version: 5.2.1-2.5ubuntu0.1 2024-06-10 16:07:12 UTC

  giflib (5.2.1-2.5ubuntu0.1) mantic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Denial of service
    - debian/patches/CVE-2021-40633.patch: Clean up memory better at end
      of run (CVE-2021-40633)
    - CVE-2021-40633
  * SECURITY UPDATE: Heap buffer overflow
    - debian/patches/CVE-2022-28506.patch: Fix heap-buffer overflow
    - CVE-2022-28506

 -- Giampaolo Fresi Roglia <email address hidden> Thu, 06 Jun 2024 14:29:49 +0200

CVE-2021-40633 A memory leak (out-of-memory) in gif2rgb in util/gif2rgb.c in giflib 5.1.4 allows remote attackers trigger an out of memory exception or denial of se
CVE-2022-28506 There is a heap-buffer-overflow in GIFLIB 5.2.1 function DumpScreen2RGB() in gif2rgb.c:298:45.

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