Debian Security Advisory
DLA-504-1 libxstream-java -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 08 Jun 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 819455.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-3674.
- More information:
It was discovered that XStream, a Java library to serialize objects to XML and back again, was susceptible to XML External Entity attacks.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.4.2-1+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your libxstream-java packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS