Debian Security Advisory
DSA-2648-1 firebird2.5 -- several vulnerabilities
- Date Reported:
- 15 Mar 2013
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2012-5529, CVE-2013-2492.
- More information:
A buffer overflow was discovered in the Firebird database server, which could result in the execution of arbitrary code. In addition, a denial of service vulnerability was discovered in the TraceManager.
For the stable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 188.8.131.52054~ReleaseCandidate3.ds2-1+squeeze1.
For the testing distribution (wheezy), these problems will be fixed soon.
For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your firebird2.5 packages.