Debian DLA-1345-1 : perl security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 109043
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionGwanYeong Kim reported that 'pack()' could cause a heap buffer write overflow with a large item count.
For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 5.14.2-21+deb7u6.
We recommend that you upgrade your perl packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.