Debian LTS: DLA-1921-1: dnsmasq security update

    Date13 Sep 2019
    CategoryDebian LTS
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Samuel R Lovejoy discovered a security vulnerability in dnsmasq. Carefully crafted packets by DNS servers might result in out of bounds read operations, potentially leading to a crash and denial
    
    Package        : dnsmasq
    Version        : 2.72-3+deb8u5
    CVE ID         : CVE-2019-14513
    
    
    Samuel R Lovejoy discovered a security vulnerability in dnsmasq.
    Carefully crafted packets by DNS servers might result in out of
    bounds read operations, potentially leading to a crash and denial
    of service.
    
    For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
    2.72-3+deb8u5.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your dnsmasq packages.
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
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    Jonas Meurer
    
    
    
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