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Debian alert DSA-657-1 (xine-lib)

From: (Martin Schulze)
To: (Debian Security Announcements)
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 657-1] New xine-lib packages fix arbitrary code execution
Date:  Tue, 25 Jan 2005 15:21:15 +0100 (CET)

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA 657-1 Martin Schulze January 25th, 2005 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : xine-lib Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem-Type : local (remote) Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CAN-2004-1379 BugTraq ID : 11205 A heap overflow has been discovered in the DVD subpicture decoder of xine-lib. An attacker could cause arbitrary code to be executed on the victims host by supplying a malicious MPEG. By tricking users to view a malicious network stream, this is remotely exploitable. For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in version 0.9.8-2woody2. For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 1-rc6a-1. We recommend that you upgrade your libxine packages. Upgrade Instructions - -------------------- wget url will fetch the file for you dpkg -i file.deb will install the referenced file. If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for sources.list as given below: apt-get update will update the internal database apt-get upgrade will install corrected packages You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the footer to the proper configuration. Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody - -------------------------------- Source archives: Size/MD5 checksum: 760 fdead2b906645e98cd98482da245f9fe Size/MD5 checksum: 1432 d1228b2ea29024dc31d7e73716e430b8 Size/MD5 checksum: 1766178 d8fc9b30e15b50af8ab7552bbda7aeda Alpha architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 260790 35b1fcb3d630159bffba57cd03ee7198 Size/MD5 checksum: 815898 5b969f8b91cd217a62fbe1206e0dae22 ARM architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 302736 503e7f984fcdc022730ae84bda3d7893 Size/MD5 checksum: 671030 3ca1bdc2e19e8547593ec227457bf934 Intel IA-32 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 261202 4fa616c95b299f01eb6c4d3984696a97 Size/MD5 checksum: 807774 2880560bd06ebf751184bd8cb0345974 Intel IA-64 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 260670 474f66c0a7ffdd1f1728ca22a05556f3 Size/MD5 checksum: 953146 001f5e510918a2b1cb52e2d560094224 HP Precision architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 260840 af3ab8871f26ec99c2e5a4c67821415c Size/MD5 checksum: 846422 cf09d101cec9e33e4074e6d9e5e7868a Motorola 680x0 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 292502 ba71fa3ee20e67e92e4ecfab2028f12b Size/MD5 checksum: 617432 68fd34079a32e9881f095c7ccc458822 Big endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 299528 feca6217a5df51fe46d1e5185a36c0f4 Size/MD5 checksum: 652674 80f688f5856c786f2432619491ac5b56 Little endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 299564 5c2165f1adad2172acfddb42b2be92d1 Size/MD5 checksum: 654450 4937401c8ea1d16ebfabf83b9321cc4e PowerPC architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 261054 9345084069863c90f69d17d4cd55e31d Size/MD5 checksum: 742158 7fd5ef486125947c8418ca95b803df8f IBM S/390 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 302236 c539ecfcf4a0dfd19b4637fc93f558b9 Size/MD5 checksum: 662496 2d6aede160abfc88f5cf5e7f2e19014a Sun Sparc architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 260942 db51371b3aad43f02fead312971c8150 Size/MD5 checksum: 807478 2f4c13dab590a77d3f57aa923617bc8c These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on its next update. - --------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For apt-get: deb stable/updates main For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main Mailing list: Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and<pkg>> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.2.5 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFB9lXbW5ql+IAeqTIRAmjmAJ0UFEb7mKPGUQxiLpX1D2IjAq1a5wCfXnLG hhuVvFyMBnPdzEbO18/fWFY= =5B+W -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact

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