[SECURITY] [DLA 1101-1] emacs23 security update

2017-09-21T19:50:47
ID DEBIAN:DLA-1101-1:5C0E3
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-09-21T19:50:47

Description

Package : emacs23 Version : 23.4+1-4+deb7u1 CVE ID : CVE-2017-14482

Charles A. Roelli discovered that Emacs is vulnerable to arbitrary code execution when rendering text/enriched MIME data (e.g. when using Emacs-based mail clients).

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 23.4+1-4+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your emacs23 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