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

    Date20 Apr 2018
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByAnthony 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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