Debian Security Advisory

DLA-685-2 libxi -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
29 Dec 2016
Affected Packages:
libxi
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 849026.
More information:

A regression was found in the previous libxi update. An uninitialized pointer could be freed, causing crashes.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.6.1-1+deb7u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your libxi 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