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Mandriva alert MDKSA-2006:131 (perl-Net-Server)

Subject:  [Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2006:131 ] - Updated perl-Net-Server packages fix format string vulnerability
Date:  Tue, 25 Jul 2006 14:55:00 -0600

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2006:131 _______________________________________________________________________ Package : perl-Net-Server Date : July 25, 2006 Affected: Corporate 3.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: Peter Bieringer discovered a flaw in the perl Net::Server module where the "log" function was not safe against format string exploits in version 0.87 and earlier. Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue. _______________________________________________________________________ References: _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Corporate 3.0: 33e4382b4ad9bf5a1894298a468895e8 corporate/3.0/RPMS/perl-Net-Server-0.85-3.1.C30mdk.noarch.rpm 9294cea422b1a149b5a13ad4f8824780 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/perl-Net-Server-0.85-3.1.C30mdk.src.rpm Corporate 3.0/X86_64: 891bb910d688342cf8a9fde373694b70 x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/perl-Net-Server-0.85-3.1.C30mdk.noarch.rpm 9294cea422b1a149b5a13ad4f8824780 x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/perl-Net-Server-0.85-3.1.C30mdk.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) iD8DBQFExln1mqjQ0CJFipgRAqUdAJwIP9LgzvoCJGwOiuRjuqezD8h50gCg07Vg hpJ3I8a6FOiUg82/pAASvTE= =uUzj -----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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