Debian DLA-1496-1 : lcms2 security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 117350
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there was an integer overflow vulnerability in the 'Little CMS 2' colour management library. A specially crafted input file could lead to a heap-based buffer overflow.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this issue has been fixed in lcms2 version 2.6-3+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your lcms2 packages.
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SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.