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2005.06.03 07:17 "BitsPerSample buffer overflow - security release?", by Gervase Markham
2005.06.03 13:42 "Re: BitsPerSample buffer overflow - security release?", by Thom Decarlo
2005.06.07 17:41 "Re: BitsPerSample buffer overflow - security release?", by Andrey Kiselev

2005.06.07 17:41 "Re: BitsPerSample buffer overflow - security release?", by Andrey Kiselev

On Fri, Jun 03, 2005 at 08:17:14AM +0100, Gervase Markham wrote:
> Is there a planned release date for a stable version of libTIFF with a
> fix for the BitsPerSample stack-based buffer overflow[0]?
> 
> You guys fixed the problem in CVS early last month[1].
> 
> Gentoo[2] and Ubuntu[3] have already issued updated packages. We use a
> binary version of libTIFF embedded in FreeImage[4], and so can't
> easily patch our local copy, so ideally you guys would release an
> update and then we'd get them to release one as well. Do you have a
> planned release date for the next version?

Well, I think the new release can be assigned at the end of the next
wek, i.e. June, 17.

Best regards,
Andrey


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