Debian: DSA-3337-1: gdk-pixbuf security update

    Date18 Aug 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Gustavo Grieco discovered a heap overflow in the processing of BMP images which may result in the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed image is opened.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3337-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    August 18, 2015                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : gdk-pixbuf
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-4491
    
    Gustavo Grieco discovered a heap overflow in the processing of BMP images
    which may result in the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed image
    is opened.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
    in version 2.26.1-1+deb7u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.31.1-2+deb8u2.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed
    in version 2.31.5-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.31.5-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your gdk-pixbuf 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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