Debian Security Advisory
DLA-688-1 cairo -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 28 Oct 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-9082.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was a possible DoS attack in Cairo, a multi-platform library providing vector-based rendering. An SVG could generate invalid pointers from a _cairo_image_surface in write_png.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, this issue has been fixed in cairo version 1.12.2-3+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your cairo packages.