Debian: DSA-2925-1: rxvt-unicode security update

    Date08 May 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Phillip Hallam-Baker discovered that window property values could be queried in rxvt-unicode, resulting in the potential execution of arbitrary commands.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2925-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    May 08, 2014                           http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : rxvt-unicode
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-3121
    Debian Bug     : 746593
    
    Phillip Hallam-Baker discovered that window property values could be 
    queried in rxvt-unicode, resulting in the potential execution of 
    arbitrary commands.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 9.07-2+deb6u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 9.15-2+deb7u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 9.20-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 9.20-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your rxvt-unicode 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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