Debian: imlib unsanitised input

    Date16 Sep 2004
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Marcus Meissner discovered a heap overflow error in imlib, an imaginglibrary for X and X11, that could be abused by an attacker to executearbitrary code on the vicims machine.
    Debian Security Advisory DSA 548-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                             Martin Schulze
    September 16th, 2004           
    Package        : imlib
    Vulnerability  : unsanitised input
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CAN-2004-0817
    Marcus Meissner discovered a heap overflow error in imlib, an imaging
    library for X and X11, that could be abused by an attacker to execute
    arbitrary code on the vicims machine.
    For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.9.14-2wody1.
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.9.14-17 of imlib and in version 1.9.14-16 of imlib+png2.
    We recommend that you upgrade your imlib1 packages.
    Upgrade Instructions
    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody
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      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
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    For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
    For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
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