Debian Security Advisory

DLA-621-1 autotrace -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
15 Sep 2016
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-7392.
More information:

Autotrace is a program for converting bitmaps to vector graphics. It had a bug that caused an out-of-bounds write. This was caused by not allocating sufficient memory to store the terminating NULL pointer in an array.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, this problem have been fixed in version 0.31.1-16+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your autotrace packages.

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