Debian DLA-1109-1 : libraw security update

critical Nessus Plugin ID 103431


The remote Debian host is missing a security update.


CVE-2017-14608 An out of bounds read flaw related to kodak_65000_load_raw has been reported in dcraw/dcraw.c and internal/dcraw_common.cpp. An attacker could possibly exploit this flaw to disclose potentially sensitive memory or cause an application crash.

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 0.14.6-2+deb7u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your libraw packages.

NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Upgrade the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 103431

File Name: debian_DLA-1109.nasl

Version: 3.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/25/2017

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libraw-bin, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libraw-dev, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libraw-doc, p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:libraw5, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/24/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-14608