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    Debian: DSA-3693-1: libgd2 security update

    Date 14 Oct 2016
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the GD Graphics Library, which may result in denial of service or potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed file is processed.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3693-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    October 14, 2016                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libgd2
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-7568
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the GD Graphics Library,
    which may result in denial of service or potentially the execution of
    arbitrary code if a malformed file is processed.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.1.0-5+deb8u7.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libgd2 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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