Debian: DSA-4284-1: lcms2 security update

    Date04 Sep 2018
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Quang Nguyen discovered an integer overflow in the Little CMS 2 colour management library, which could in denial of service and potentially the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed IT8 calibration file is processed.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-4284-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    September 04, 2018                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : lcms2
    CVE ID         : CVE-2018-16435
    
    Quang Nguyen discovered an integer overflow in the Little CMS 2 colour
    management library, which could in denial of service and potentially the
    execution of arbitrary code if a malformed IT8 calibration file is
    processed.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.8-4+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your lcms2 packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of lcms2 please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/lcms2
    
    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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