[SECURITY] [DSA 2675-1] libxvmc security update

2013-05-23T16:26:24
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2675-1:4A1EC
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2013-05-23T16:26:24

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2675-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff May 23, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : libxvmc Vulnerability : several Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-1990 CVE-2013-1999

Ilja van Sprundel of IOActive discovered several security issues in multiple components of the X.org graphics stack and the related libraries: Various integer overflows, sign handling errors in integer conversions, buffer overflows, memory corruption and missing input sanitising may lead to privilege escalation or denial of service.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.0.5-1+squeeze1.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.0.7-1+deb7u1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.0.7-1+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libxvmc 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/

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