[SECURITY] [DLA 854-1] icoutils security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-03-13T20:37:54


Package : icoutils Version : 0.29.1-5deb7u2 CVE ID : CVE-2017-6009 CVE-2017-6010 CVE-2017-6011 Debian Bug : 854054 854050

Icoutils is a set of programs that deal with MS Windows icons and cursors. Resources such as icons and cursors can be extracted from MS Windows executable and library files with wrestool.

Three vulnerabilities has been found in these tools.


A buffer overflow was observed in wrestool.


A buffer overflow was observed in the extract_icons function.
This issue can be triggered by processing a corrupted ico file
and will result in an icotool crash.


An out-of-bounds read leading to a buffer overflow was observed

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 0.29.1-5deb7u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your icoutils 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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