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Debian: Security update for libmodplug

M. Lucinskij and P. Tumenas discovered a buffer overflow in the code for processing S3M tracker files in the Modplug tracker music library, which may result in the execution of arbitrary code. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2226-1                   security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
April 26, 2011                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libmodplug
Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2011-1574 
Debian Bug     : 622091

M. Lucinskij and P. Tumenas discovered a buffer overflow in the code for
processing S3M tracker files in the Modplug tracker music library, which 
may result in the execution of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.8.4-1+lenny2.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:0.8.8.1-1+squeeze1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:0.8.8.2-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libmodplug 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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