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    Debian: DSA-2760-1: chrony security update

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    Florian Weimer discovered two security problems in the Chrony time synchronisation software (buffer overflows and use of uninitialised data in command replies).
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2760-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    September 18, 2013                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : chrony
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-4502 CVE-2012-4503
    
    Florian Weimer discovered two security problems in the Chrony time
    synchronisation software (buffer overflows and use of uninitialised data 
    in command replies).
    
    For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems will be fixed
    soon in 1.24-3+squeeze1 (due to a technical restriction in the archive
    processing scripts the two updates cannot be released together).
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.24-3.1+deb7u2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your chrony 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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