Debian Security Advisory
DLA-643-1 chicken -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 Sep 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-6830, CVE-2016-6831.
- More information:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in the CHICKEN Scheme compiler:
Buffer overrun in CHICKEN Scheme's "process-execute" and "process-spawn" procedures from the posix unit
Memory leak in CHICKEN Scheme's process-execute and process-spawn procedures
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 4.7.0-1+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your chicken 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