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[DSA1081] DSA-1081-1 libextractor Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Luigi Auriemma discovered a buffer overflow in the processing of ASF
files in libextractor, a library to extract arbitrary meta-data from
files, which can lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor packages.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1081
Threat Level: High
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