Debian: DSA-3752-1: pcsc-lite security update

    Date04 Jan 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Peter Wu discovered that a use-after-free in the pscd PC/SC daemon of PCSC-Lite might result in denial of service or potentially privilege escalation.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3752-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    January 04, 2017                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : pcsc-lite
    CVE ID         : CVE-2016-10109
    
    Peter Wu discovered that a use-after-free in the pscd PC/SC daemon of
    PCSC-Lite might result in denial of service or potentially privilege
    escalation.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.8.13-1+deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.8.20-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your pcsc-lite 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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