[SECURITY] [DSA-2156-1] pcscd security update

2011-01-31T11:22:34
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2156-1:2AAFE
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2011-01-31T11:22:34

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2156-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Steve Kemp January 31, 2011 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : pcscd Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem type : local Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2010-4531

MWR InfoSecurity identified a buffer overflow in pcscd, middleware to access a smart card via PC/SC, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.102-1+lenny4.

For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.5-4.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.5.5-4.

We recommend that you upgrade your pcscd packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org