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Debian: Security update for clearsilver

Leo Iannacone and Colin Watson discovered a format string vulnerability in the Python bindings for the Clearsilver HTML template system, which may lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2355-1                   security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
November 30, 2011                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : clearsilver
Vulnerability  : format string vulnerability
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2011-4357 

Leo Iannacone and Colin Watson discovered a format string vulnerability 
in the Python bindings for the Clearsilver HTML template system, which
may lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.10.4-1.3+lenny1.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.10.5-1+squeeze1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your clearsilver packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
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