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Mandriva alert MDKSA-2006:140 (ncompress)

From:  security@mandriva.com
To:  security-announce@mandrivalinux.org
Subject:  [Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2006:140 ] - Updated ncompress packages fix vulnerability
Date:  Wed, 9 Aug 2006 14:05:00 -0600

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2006:140 http://www.mandriva.com/security/ _______________________________________________________________________ Package : ncompress Date : August 9, 2006 Affected: 2006.0, Corporate 3.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: Tavis Ormandy, of the Google Security Team, discovered that ncompress, when uncompressing data, performed no bounds checking, which could allow a specially crafted datastream to underflow a .bss buffer with attacker controlled data. Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue. _______________________________________________________________________ References: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-1168 _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Mandriva Linux 2006.0: a1e4fe7d74a1c8e043beb83baec7b34b 2006.0/RPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm 4b87e1b5ba659ce410067b09a75d669e 2006.0/SRPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.20060mdk.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64: 7ce7f3a618b9c3687936145e2563733a x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm 4b87e1b5ba659ce410067b09a75d669e x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.20060mdk.src.rpm Corporate 3.0: 30ecc6154bc75783218b82961288b085 corporate/3.0/RPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm bda272f060534aa25bebf22ed852f647 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.C30mdk.src.rpm Corporate 3.0/X86_64: c9340a5c9bea0316f31fc61f6916f192 x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm bda272f060534aa25bebf22ed852f647 x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/ncompress-4.2.4-28.1.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 pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at: http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact security_(at)_mandriva.com _______________________________________________________________________ Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team <security*mandriva.com> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.2.2 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFE2hM+mqjQ0CJFipgRAqJqAKDtkcDrEKN78rSDjBTbYYuHzLtVjACg0AMJ GA0qOfhRJ4DDBEEktUlC7Lo= =8eg9 -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- To unsubscribe, send a email to sympa@mandrivalinux.org with this subject : unsubscribe security-announce _______________________________________________________ Want to buy your Pack or Services from Mandriva? Go to http://www.mandrivastore.com Join the Club : http://www.mandrivaclub.com _______________________________________________________


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