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Debian: DSA-2904-1: virtualbox security update

Date 15 Apr 2014
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Francisco Falcon discovered that missing input sanisiting in the 3D acceleration code in VirtualBox could lead to the execution of arbitrary code on the host system.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2904-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
April 15, 2014                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : virtualbox
CVE ID         : CVE-2014-0981 CVE-2014-0983

Francisco Falcon discovered that missing input sanisiting in the 3D 
acceleration code in VirtualBox could lead to the execution of arbitrary 
code on the host system.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.2.10-dfsg-1+squeeze3.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.1.18-dfsg-2+deb7u3.

For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.3.10-dfsg-1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 4.3.10-dfsg-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your virtualbox 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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