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Debian: DSA-4177-1: libsdl2-image security update

Date 20 Apr 2018
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Posted By Anthony Pell
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the image loading library for Simple DirectMedia Layer 2, which could result in denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code if malformed image files are opened.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-4177-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
April 20, 2018                        https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libsdl2-image
CVE ID         : CVE-2017-2887  CVE-2017-12122 CVE-2017-14440 CVE-2017-14441 
                 CVE-2017-14442 CVE-2017-14448 CVE-2017-14449 CVE-2017-14450 
                 CVE-2018-3837  CVE-2018-3838  CVE-2018-3839

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the image loading
library for Simple DirectMedia Layer 2, which could result in denial of
service or the execution of arbitrary code if malformed image files are
opened.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed
in version 2.0.0+dfsg-3+deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), these problems have been fixed in
version 2.0.1+dfsg-2+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libsdl2-image packages.

For the detailed security status of libsdl2-image please refer to
its security tracker page at:
https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libsdl2-image

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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