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Vulnerability of MilkyTracker: buffer overflow via ModuleEditor-convertInstrument

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via ModuleEditor::convertInstrument() of MilkyTracker, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Vulnerable software: Debian, Ubuntu.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 21/10/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2019-14497, DLA-1961-1, DLA-2292-1, USN-4499-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-30685.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via ModuleEditor::convertInstrument() of MilkyTracker, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This vulnerability note impacts software or systems such as Debian, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity vulnerability is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat note.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 8: new milkytracker packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: milkytracker 0.90.85+dfsg-2.2+deb8u1

Debian 9: new milkytracker packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 9: milkytracker 0.90.86+dfsg-2+deb9u1

Ubuntu 16.04: new milkytracker packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: milkytracker 0.90.85+dfsg-2.2+deb8u1build0.16.04.1
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