Wireshark/Ioquake3 Updates for Debian
Posted on: 03/19/2017 10:16 AM

The following updates has been released for Debian:

[DSA 3811-1] wireshark security update
[DSA 3812-1] ioquake3 security update

[DSA 3811-1] wireshark security update
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3811-1 security@debian.org
https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
March 18, 2017 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : wireshark
CVE ID : CVE-2017-5596 CVE-2017-5597 CVE-2017-6014 CVE-2017-6467
CVE-2017-6468 CVE-2017-6469 CVE-2017-6470 CVE-2017-6471
CVE-2017-6472 CVE-2017-6473 CVE-2017-6474

It was discovered that wireshark, a network protocol analyzer, contained
several vulnerabilities in the dissectors for ASTERIX , DHCPv6,
NetScaler, LDSS, IAX2, WSP, K12 and STANAG 4607, that could lead to
various crashes, denial-of-service or execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.12.1+g01b65bf-4+deb8u11.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 2.2.5+g440fd4d-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your wireshark packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/


[DSA 3812-1] ioquake3 security update
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3812-1 security@debian.org
https://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
March 18, 2017 https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : ioquake3
CVE ID : CVE-2017-6903

It was discovered that ioquake3, a modified version of the ioQuake3 game
engine performs insufficent restrictions on automatically downloaded
content (pk3 files or game code), which allows malicious game servers to
modify configuration settings including driver settings.

For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.36+u20140802+gca9eebb-2+deb8u1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.36+u20161101+dfsg1-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your ioquake3 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/




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