[CVE-2021-22204] ExifTool - Arbitrary code execution in the DjVu module when parsing a malicious image

Related Vulnerabilities: CVE-2021-22204  
                							

            ExifTool 7.44 to 12.23 has a bug in the DjVu module which allows for
arbitrary code execution when parsing malicious images. The bug can be
triggered from a wide variety of valid file formats.

The bug has been fixed in version 12.24.


References:

Fixed release - https://exiftool.org/history.html#v12.24
Upstream patch -
https://github.com/exiftool/exiftool/commit/cf0f4e7dcd024ca99615bfd1102a841a25dde031#diff-fa0d652d10dbcd246e6b1df16c1e992931d3bb717a7e36157596b76bdadb3800
CVE - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2021-22204

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