Package "libffi"

Name: libffi


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • Foreign Function Interface library (development files)
  • Foreign Function Interface library runtime
  • Foreign Function Interface library runtime (debug symbols)

Latest version: 3.1~rc1+r3.0.13-12ubuntu0.2
Release: trusty (14.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


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Version: 3.1~rc1+r3.0.13-12ubuntu0.2 2017-10-12 22:06:51 UTC

  libffi (3.1~rc1+r3.0.13-12ubuntu0.2) trusty-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: executable stack
    - debian/patches/CVE-2017-1000376.patch: add missing GNU stack markings
      in src/x86/win32.S.
    - debian/patches/pax_status.patch: check /proc/self/status for PaX
      status in src/closures.c.
    - debian/rules: build with --enable-pax_emutramp.
    - CVE-2017-1000376

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:52:51 -0400

Source diff to previous version
CVE-2017-1000 RESERVED

Version: 3.1~rc1+r3.0.13-12ubuntu0.1 2015-11-19 20:06:31 UTC

  libffi (3.1~rc1+r3.0.13-12ubuntu0.1) trusty; urgency=medium

  * Fix an AArch64 issue, taken from upstream:
    For any 1-16 byte structure not passed in registers, we weren't copying
    from the object to be passed, but from the array of objects.
    (LP: #1513958)

 -- dann frazier Fri, 06 Nov 2015 13:33:54 -0700

1513958 arm64: failure with small objects passed on stack

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