Debian: DSA-3337-2: gdk-pixbuf security update

    Date 17 Dec 2015
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    The patch applied for gdk-pixbuf to fix CVE-2015-4491 in DSA 3337-1 was incomplete. This update corrects that problem. For reference the original advisory text follows.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3337-2                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    December 17, 2015                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : gdk-pixbuf
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-4491
    
    The patch applied for gdk-pixbuf to fix CVE-2015-4491 in DSA 3337-1 was
    incomplete. This update corrects that problem. For reference the
    original advisory text follows.
    
    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+deb7u3.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.31.1-2+deb8u4.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed
    in version 2.31.7-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.31.7-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your gdk-pixbuf packages.
    
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