Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2145-1 libsmi -- buffer overflow
- Date Reported:
- 16 Jan 2011
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2010-2891.
- More information:
Andres Lopez Luksenberg discovered a buffer overflow in the OID parser of libsmi, a library to access SMI MIB data.
For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 0.4.7+dfsg-0.2.
For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 0.4.8+dfsg2-3.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 0.4.8+dfsg2-3.
We recommend that you upgrade your libsmi packages.
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