Debian Security Advisory DSA-3483-1 email@example.com https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso February 19, 2016 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
Package : cpio CVE ID : CVE-2016-2037 Debian Bug : 812401
Gustavo Grieco discovered an out-of-bounds write vulnerability in cpio, a tool for creating and extracting cpio archive files, leading to a denial of service (application crash).
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.11+dfsg-0.1+deb7u2.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.11+dfsg-4.1+deb8u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.11+dfsg-5.
We recommend that you upgrade your cpio packages.
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