Debian: DSA-3081-1: libvncserver security update

    Date29 Nov 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvncserver, a library to implement VNC server functionality. These vulnerabilities might result in the execution of arbitrary code or denial of service in both the client and the server side.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3081-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Luciano Bello
    November 29, 2014                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libvncserver
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-6051 CVE-2014-6052 CVE-2014-6053 CVE-2014-6054
                     CVE-2014-6055
    Debian Bug     : 762745
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in libvncserver, a library to 
    implement VNC server functionality. These vulnerabilities might result in the 
    execution of arbitrary code or denial of service in both the client and the 
    server side.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.9.9+dfsg-1+deb7u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.9.9+dfsg-6.1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libvncserver 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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