Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1243-1 xbmc -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 16 Jan 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 863230.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-8314.
- More information:
The Check Point Research Team discovered that the XBMC media center allows arbitrary file write when a malicious subtitle file is downloaded in zip format. This update requires the new dependency libboost-regex1.49.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2:11.0~git20120510.82388d5-1+deb7u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your xbmc 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