Mageia 2019-0311: aspell security update

    Date02 Nov 2019
    CategoryMageia
    234
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated aspell packages fix security vulnerability: libaspell.a in GNU Aspell before 0.60.8 has a stack-based buffer over-read in acommon::unescape in common/getdata.cpp via an isolated \ character (CVE-2019-17544).
    MGASA-2019-0311 - Updated aspell packages fix security vulnerability
    
    Publication date: 02 Nov 2019
    URL: https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2019-0311.html
    Type: security
    Affected Mageia releases: 7
    CVE: CVE-2019-17544
    
    Updated aspell packages fix security vulnerability:
    
    libaspell.a in GNU Aspell before 0.60.8 has a stack-based buffer over-read
    in acommon::unescape in common/getdata.cpp via an isolated \ character
    (CVE-2019-17544).
    
    References:
    - https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=25640
    - https://usn.ubuntu.com/4155-1/
    - https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2019-17544
    
    SRPMS:
    - 7/core/aspell-0.60.8-1.mga7
    

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