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[SECURITY] [DSA-1971-1] New libthai packages fix arbitrary code execution

Package : libthai Vulnerability : integer overflow Problem type : local (remote) Debian-specific : no CVE Id : CVE-2009-4012 Tim Starling discovered that libthai, a set of Thai language support routines, is vulnerable of integer/heap overflow. This vulnerability could allow an attacker to run arbitrary code by sending a very long string. For the oldstable distribution (etch), this… Read More »