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[DSA1041] DSA-1041-1 abc2ps

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-1041-1 abc2ps

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Erik Sjölund discovered that abc2ps, a translator for ABC music
description files into PostScript, does not check the boundaries when
reading in ABC music files resulting in buffer overflows.
For the old stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
version 1.3.3-2woody1.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
version 1.3.3-3sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
version 1.3.3-3sarge1.
We recommend that you upgrade your abc2ps package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1041
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2007 Michel Arboi

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