Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3735-1 game-music-emu -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 15 Dec 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- No other external database security references currently available.
- More information:
Chris Evans discovered that incorrect emulation of the SPC700 audio co-processor of the Super Nintendo Entertainment System allows the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed SPC music file is opened. Further information can be found at http://scarybeastsecurity.blogspot.de/2016/12/redux-compromising-linux-using-snes.html
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 0.5.5-2+deb8u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 0.6.0-4.
We recommend that you upgrade your game-music-emu packages.