Debian: DSA-2355-1: clearsilver security update

    Date30 Nov 2011
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Leo Iannacone and Colin Watson discovered a format string vulnerability in the Python bindings for the Clearsilver HTML template system, which may lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2355-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 30, 2011                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : clearsilver
    Vulnerability  : format string vulnerability
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-4357 
    
    Leo Iannacone and Colin Watson discovered a format string vulnerability 
    in the Python bindings for the Clearsilver HTML template system, which
    may lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.10.4-1.3+lenny1.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.10.5-1+squeeze1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your clearsilver 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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