Debian Security Advisory DSA 1039-1 (blender)

The remote host is missing an update to blender announced via advisory DSA 1039-1. Several vulnerabilities have been discoverd in in blender, a very fast and versatile 3D modeller/renderer. The Common Vulnerability and Exposures Project identifies the following problems: CVE-2005-3302 Joxean Koret discovered that due to missing input validation a provides script is vulnerable to arbitrary command execution. CVE-2005-4470 Damian Put discovered a buffer overflow that allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code. The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by this problem.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in version 2.36-1sarge1. For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 2.40-1. We recommend that you upgrade your blender package.