Debian DSA-3196-1 : file - security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 81927
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionHanno Boeck discovered that file's ELF parser is suspectible to denial of service.
SolutionUpgrade the file packages.
For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 5.11-2+deb7u8.
For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1:5.22+15-1.