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    Debian: DSA-3948-1: ioquake3 security update

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    A read buffer overflow was discovered in the idtech3 (Quake III Arena) family of game engines. This allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted packet.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3948-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    August 19, 2017                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : ioquake3
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-11721
    
    A read buffer overflow was discovered in the idtech3 (Quake III Arena)
    family of game engines. This allows remote attackers to cause a denial
    of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact
    via a crafted packet.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
    in version 1.36+u20140802+gca9eebb-2+deb8u2.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.36+u20161101+dfsg1-2+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your ioquake3 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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