file 1:5.32-2ubuntu0.2 source package in Ubuntu

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file (1:5.32-2ubuntu0.2) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: overflows in do_core_note
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-8905_8907.patch: limit size of file_printable
      in src/file.h, src/funcs.c, src/readelf.c, src/softmagic.c.
    - CVE-2019-8905
    - CVE-2019-8907
  * SECURITY UPDATE: out-of-bounds read in do_core_note
    - debian/patches/CVE-2019-8906.patch: add bounds check in
      src/readelf.c.
    - CVE-2019-8906

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden>  Wed, 13 Mar 2019 12:43:04 -0400

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Uploaded by:
Marc Deslauriers on 2019-03-13
Uploaded to:
Bionic
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
Architectures:
any
Section:
utils
Urgency:
Medium Urgency

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Bionic security on 2019-03-18 main utils

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Binary packages built by this source

file: Recognize the type of data in a file using "magic" numbers

 The file command is "a file type guesser", a command-line tool that
 tells you in words what kind of data a file contains.
 .
 This package contains the file program itself.

file-dbgsym: debug symbols for file
libmagic-dev: Recognize the type of data in a file using "magic" numbers - development

 This library can be used to classify files according to magic number
 tests.
 .
 This package contains the development files.

libmagic-mgc: File type determination library using "magic" numbers (compiled magic file)

 This package provides the compiled magic file "magic.mgc". It has
 been separated from libmagic1 in order to meet the multiarch
 requirements without breaking applications that expect this file
 at its absolute path.

libmagic1: Recognize the type of data in a file using "magic" numbers - library

 This library can be used to classify files according to magic number
 tests. It implements the core functionality of the file command.

libmagic1-dbgsym: debug symbols for libmagic1