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    Debian: DSA-2425-1: plib security update

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    It was discovered that PLIB, a library used by TORCS, contains a buffer overflow in error message processing, which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2425-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
    March 04, 2012                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : plib
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2011-4620
    Debian Bug     : 654785
    
    It was discovered that PLIB, a library used by TORCS, contains a
    buffer overflow in error message processing, which could allow remote
    attackers to execute arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.8.5-5+squeeze1.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy) and the unstable distribution
    (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.8.5-5.1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your plib packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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