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Debian alert DSA-698-1 (mc)

From: (Martin Schulze)
To: (Debian Security Announcements)
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 698-1] New mc packages fix buffer overflow
Date:  Tue, 29 Mar 2005 14:46:39 +0200 (CEST)

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA 698-1 Martin Schulze March 29th, 2005 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : mc Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem-Type : local Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CAN-2005-0763 An unfixed buffer overflow has been discovered by Andrew V. Samoilov in mc, the midnight commander, a file browser and manager. This update also fixes a regression from DSA 497. For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in version 4.5.55-1.2woody6. For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has already been fixed. We recommend that you upgrade your mc 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: 798 8e99dd740d8ffae2c41a90a6b116f229 Size/MD5 checksum: 52176 73bc0707bc6bda5e3ba6066985dc774e Size/MD5 checksum: 4850321 82772e729bb2ecfe486a6c219ebab09f Alpha architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1186538 9239cbf4199a6544b3ca6332fd52db6f Size/MD5 checksum: 562996 72dbc715e7a7283e11e29fea64552f30 Size/MD5 checksum: 1351898 63a8e1afcbba209db727d92d4955a8c9 ARM architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1028408 8826cb0c5a44b5af496dfeba6d607d55 Size/MD5 checksum: 480688 f6a09cce37d13577e92b373b75cc574c Size/MD5 checksum: 1352032 5dfd20bcf483f407c6731773070c87c3 Intel IA-32 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 994490 459f7317ab45b42d003116efacfa196e Size/MD5 checksum: 455232 aab393d3264175b8575cfaf66220f753 Size/MD5 checksum: 1351810 e1471d6e5f49bcd92e12ca9a73b74c33 Intel IA-64 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1435522 a3a000b0de5e6fa4cafaaf58263e47f7 Size/MD5 checksum: 689234 441e904cc527473e05b47b78d5c4bd2f Size/MD5 checksum: 1351796 3e61ead9025a69305e554d63d7abf636 HP Precision architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1144534 4c2c57ec173ceed338bc9e44c882f670 Size/MD5 checksum: 541246 2dbf858ac3c53d54baccca0ca3d04031 Size/MD5 checksum: 1352288 cea79758caf2b6f33f989614d924c965 Motorola 680x0 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 957858 d7028898ea3a35f85f78a7f087e694b2 Size/MD5 checksum: 437062 cd05897db0003c22f7bb18aecd1eec27 Size/MD5 checksum: 1352326 367211fbc6fa342d715416b958ec07b1 Big endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1087190 3216349530cf0a9b2b73902084fea281 Size/MD5 checksum: 536944 281b9d6b996d040e2664355571bd0c7a Size/MD5 checksum: 1352256 1ca47ba59015ff24fc0d324db184de31 Little endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1081322 02bdddc905c6d80ebcc17b746a5f47b7 Size/MD5 checksum: 535794 c59f3a0071d2c751a1f5f320fd03c932 Size/MD5 checksum: 1352084 5ad918e829a9a31725de8dd687d7a742 PowerPC architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1043086 6d6cb89274647fb8eb0a8f8d089dd7bd Size/MD5 checksum: 490208 716ce6d995b02f20452afaf96185fa59 Size/MD5 checksum: 1352208 3fe36051681012611989f15301b13e1a IBM S/390 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1030020 7d9b20ece50fd41ee2de10cb79826bc3 Size/MD5 checksum: 479574 5be9988d0c5fb89e1061fa06d5256327 Size/MD5 checksum: 1352116 bdcdd74197972f260d0aced37f324751 Sun Sparc architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 1029098 aadd9cfef3188c17de809a51c2c11037 Size/MD5 checksum: 483630 176d603f21a2cc5253facafc5d86dcb2 Size/MD5 checksum: 1352214 5dfcd273857ed952157083c4d33fbcba 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 v1.4.0 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFCSU4vW5ql+IAeqTIRAiiFAKCoFTuflO729z+5WKshEwQbyHkNEACghVER sMFcJoLi23viM5kahlLpxYk= =/CnM -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact

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