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FS#70787 - [djvulibre] [Security] arbitrary code execution (CVE-2021-3500)

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Jonas Witschel (diabonas) - Monday, 10 May 2021, 20:26 GMT
Last edited by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Saturday, 15 May 2021, 11:21 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Security
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan de Groot (JGC)
Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The package djvulibre is vulnerable to arbitrary code execution via CVE-2021-3500.


Applying the Fedora patch referenced below fixes the issue. The patch doesn't appear to have been upstreamed, cf.

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Closed by  Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Saturday, 15 May 2021, 11:21 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  djvulibre 3.5.28-3