Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3875-1 libmwaw -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 09 Jun 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-9433.
- More information:
It was discovered that a buffer overflow in libmwaw, a library to open old Mac text documents might result in the execution of arbitrary code if a malformed document is opened.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 0.3.1-2+deb8u1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 0.3.9-2.
We recommend that you upgrade your libmwaw packages.