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Debian: DSA-3774-1: lcms2 security update

Date 29 Jan 2017
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Ibrahim M. El-Sayed discovered an out-of-bounds heap read vulnerability in the function Type_MLU_Read in lcms2, the Little CMS 2 color management library, which can be triggered by an image with a specially crafted ICC profile and leading to a heap memory leak or

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3774-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
January 29, 2017                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : lcms2
CVE ID         : CVE-2016-10165
Debian Bug     : 852627

Ibrahim M. El-Sayed discovered an out-of-bounds heap read vulnerability
in the function Type_MLU_Read in lcms2, the Little CMS 2 color
management library, which can be triggered by an image with a specially
crafted ICC profile and leading to a heap memory leak or
denial-of-service for applications using the lcms2 library.

For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.6-3+deb8u1.

For the testing distribution (stretch) and the unstable distribution
(sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.8-4.

We recommend that you upgrade your lcms2 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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