Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1555-1 libmspack -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 26 Oct 2018
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2018-18584, CVE-2018-18585.
- More information:
Fixing the size of the CAB block input buffer, which is too small for the maximal Quantum block, prevents an out-of-bounds write.
Blank filenames (having length zero or their 1st or 2nd byte is null) should be rejected.
For Debian 8
Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 0.5-1+deb8u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your libmspack packages.
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