Debian Security Advisory
DLA-980-1 ming -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 06 Jun 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-8782.
- More information:
It was found that ming, a library to parse and generate SWF (Flash) files, is susceptible to an integer overflow that would lead into out of bound memory writes via a maliciously crafted file.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1:0.4.4-1.1+deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your ming 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