Debian: DSA-3218-1: wesnoth-1.10 security update

    Date10 Apr 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Ignacio R. Morelle discovered that missing path restrictions in the "Battle of Wesnoth" game could result in the disclosure of arbitrary files in the user's home directory if malicious campaigns/maps are loaded.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3218-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    April 10, 2015                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : wesnoth-1.10
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-0844
    
    Ignacio R. Morelle discovered that missing path restrictions in the
    "Battle of Wesnoth" game could result in the disclosure of arbitrary
    files in the user's home directory if malicious campaigns/maps are
    loaded.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.10.3-3+deb7u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:1.10.7-2 and in version 1:1.12.1-1 of the wesnoth-1.12
    source package.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your wesnoth-1.10 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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