[SECURITY] [DSA 2407-1] cvs security update



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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2407-1 security@xxxxxxxxxx
http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weimer
February 09, 2012 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : cvs
Vulnerability : heap overflow
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2012-0804

It was discovered that a malicious CVS server could cause a heap
overflow in the CVS client, potentially allowing the server to execute
arbitrary code on the client.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:1.12.13-12+squeeze1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 2:1.12.13+real-7.

We recommend that you upgrade your cvs packages.

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

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
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