Debian: DSA-2751-1: libmodplug security update

    Date04 Sep 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in libmodplug, a library for mod music based on ModPlug, that might allow arbitrary code execution when processing specially-crafted ABC files through applications using the library, such as media players.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2751-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                          Raphael Geissert
    September 04, 2013                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libmodplug
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : local (remote)
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-4233 CVE-2013-4234
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in libmodplug, a library for
    mod music based on ModPlug, that might allow arbitrary code execution
    when processing specially-crafted ABC files through applications using
    the library, such as media players.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1:0.8.8.1-1+squeeze2+git20130828.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1:0.8.8.4-3+deb7u1+git20130828.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems will be fixed
    soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1:0.8.8.4-4.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libmodplug 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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