Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1961-1 milkytracker -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
21 Oct 2019
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 933964.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-14464, CVE-2019-14496, CVE-2019-14497.
More information:

Fredric discovered a couple of buffer overflows in MilkyTracker, of which, a brief description is given below.

  • CVE-2019-14464

    XMFile::read in XMFile.cpp in milkyplay in MilkyTracker had a heap-based buffer overflow.

  • CVE-2019-14496

    LoaderXM::load in LoaderXM.cpp in milkyplay in MilkyTracker had a stack-based buffer overflow.

  • CVE-2019-14497

    ModuleEditor::convertInstrument in tracker/ModuleEditor.cpp in MilkyTracker had a heap-based buffer overflow.

    For Debian 8 Jessie, these problems have been fixed in version 0.90.85+dfsg-2.2+deb8u1.

    We recommend that you upgrade your milkytracker packages.

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