Debian DLA-1555-1 : libmspack security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118468
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionCVE-2018-18584 Fixing the size of the CAB block input buffer, which is too small for the maximal Quantum block, prevents an out-of-bounds write.
CVE-2018-18585 Blank filenames (having length zero or their 1st or 2nd byte is null) should be rejected.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 0.5-1+deb8u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your libmspack packages.
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SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.