[SECURITY] [DLA 694-1] libwmf security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-694-1:25141
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2016-11-02T14:32:08


Package : libwmf Version : CVE ID : CVE-2016-9011 Debian Bug : 842090

Agostino Sarubbo from Gentoo discovered a flaw in libwmf's Windows Metafile Format (WMF) parser which caused allocation of excessive amount of memory potentially leading to a crash.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your libwmf 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