Debian: DSA-2145-1: Security update for libsmi

    Date15 Jan 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Andres Lopez Luksenberg discovered a buffer overflow in the OID parser of libsmi, a library to access SMI MIB data. For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2145-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    January 16, 2011                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libsmi
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2010-2891
    
    Andres Lopez Luksenberg discovered a buffer overflow in the OID parser
    of libsmi, a library to access SMI MIB data.
    
    For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.4.7+dfsg-0.2.
    
    For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.4.8+dfsg2-3.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.4.8+dfsg2-3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libsmi packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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