Debian: DSA-3584-1: librsvg security update

    Date19 May 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Gustavo Grieco discovered several flaws in the way librsvg, a SAX-based renderer library for SVG files, parses SVG files with circular definitions. A remote attacker can take advantage of these flaws to cause an application using the librsvg library to crash.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3584-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    May 19, 2016                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : librsvg
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-7558 CVE-2016-4347 CVE-2016-4348
    
    Gustavo Grieco discovered several flaws in the way librsvg, a SAX-based
    renderer library for SVG files, parses SVG files with circular
    definitions. A remote attacker can take advantage of these flaws to
    cause an application using the librsvg library to crash.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
    version 2.40.5-1+deb8u2.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed
    in version 2.40.12-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 2.40.12-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your librsvg 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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