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    Debian: DSA-4160-1: libevt security update

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    It was discovered that insufficient input sanitising in libevt, a library to access the Windows Event Log (EVT) format, could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed EVT file is processed.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4160-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    April 01, 2018                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libevt
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-8754
    
    It was discovered that insufficient input sanitising in libevt, a library
    to access the Windows Event Log (EVT) format, could result in denial of
    service or the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed EVT file is
    processed.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 20170120-1+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libevt packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of libevt please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libevt
    
    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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