Package "aspell"

Name: aspell


GNU Aspell spell-checker

Latest version: 0.60.8-1ubuntu0.1
Release: focal (20.04)
Level: security
Repository: main
Homepage: http://aspell.net/


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Version: 0.60.8-1ubuntu0.1 2021-07-26 17:06:22 UTC

  aspell (0.60.8-1ubuntu0.1) focal-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Heap based buffer overflow
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-25051.patch: assert that the alloc size will
      fit within a chunk to prevent a buffer overflow in common/objstack.hpp.
    - CVE-2019-25051

 -- Leonidas Da Silva Barbosa <email address hidden> Thu, 22 Jul 2021 15:20:06 -0300

CVE-2019-25051 objstack in GNU Aspell 0.60.8 has a heap-based buffer overflow in acommon::ObjStack::dup_top (called from acommon::StringMap::add and acommon::Config

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