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Mandriva alert MDKSA-2006:117-1 (libmms)

Subject:  [Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2006:117-1 ] - Updated libmms packages fix buffer overflow vulnerability
Date:  Wed, 12 Jul 2006 14:44:00 -0600

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2006:117-1 _______________________________________________________________________ Package : libmms Date : July 12, 2006 Affected: 2006.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: Stack-based buffer overflow in MiMMS 0.0.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the (1) send_command, (2) string_utf16, (3) get_data, and (4) get_media_packet functions, and possibly other functions. Libmms uses the same vulnerable code. Update: The previous update for libmms had an incorrect/incomplete patch. This update includes a more complete fix for the issue. _______________________________________________________________________ References: _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Mandriva Linux 2006.0: e9fd0a2b5764917cfaf2e9bf45af2e5d 2006.0/RPMS/libmms0-0.1-1.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm b556179bdc4842b0cc923346494dadce 2006.0/RPMS/libmms0-devel-0.1-1.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm a539ad416a9f9b1252fa12e5b2c29b60 2006.0/SRPMS/libmms-0.1-1.2.20060mdk.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64: 2a16fb87e7c00d2246f5f0716d6451eb x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/lib64mms0-0.1-1.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm b2775f1f51106cfdb390627a455c3c28 x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/lib64mms0-devel-0.1-1.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm a539ad416a9f9b1252fa12e5b2c29b60 x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/libmms-0.1-1.2.20060mdk.src.rpm _______________________________________________________________________ To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. The verification of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you. All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing: gpg --recv-keys --keyserver 0x22458A98 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at: If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact security_(at) _______________________________________________________________________ Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team <security*> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.2.2 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFEtTOwmqjQ0CJFipgRAuL5AJ9bqGCwiEw5NRx9UIlaOQozMi8AZACdG3V/ 3fsWvnOjupNxWCtteJZZEb0= =lbPH -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- To unsubscribe, send a email to with this subject : unsubscribe security-announce _______________________________________________________ Want to buy your Pack or Services from Mandriva? Go to Join the Club : _______________________________________________________

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