Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1340-1 sam2p -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
06 Apr 2018
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-7487, CVE-2018-7551, CVE-2018-7552, CVE-2018-7553, CVE-2018-7554.
More information:

Multiple invalid frees and buffer-overflow vulnerabilities were discovered in sam2p, a utility to convert raster images and other image formats, that may lead to a denial-of-service (application crash) or unspecified other impact.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 0.49.1-1+deb7u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your sam2p packages.

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