Debian: DSA-2432-1: libyaml-libyaml-perl security update

    Date12 Mar 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Dominic Hargreaves and Niko Tyni discovered two format string vulnerabilities in YAML::LibYAML, a Perl interface to the libyaml library.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2432-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 12, 2012                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libyaml-libyaml-perl
    Vulnerability  : format string vulnerabilities
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-1152
    Debian Bug     : 661548
    
    Dominic Hargreaves and Niko Tyni discovered two format string 
    vulnerabilities in YAML::LibYAML, a Perl interface to the libyaml
    library.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.33-1+squeeze1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.38-2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libyaml-libyaml-perl 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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