[SECURITY] [DSA 2689-1] libxtst security update

2013-05-27T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:29417
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2013-05-27T00:00:00

Description

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2689-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff May 23, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : libxtst Vulnerability : several Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-2063

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), this problem has been fixed in version 2:1.1.0-3+squeeze1.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2:1.2.1-1+deb7u1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2:1.2.1-1+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libxtst 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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