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Mandriva alert MDKSA-2006:214 (gv)

From:  security@mandriva.com
To:  security-announce@mandrivalinux.org
Subject:  [Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2006:214 ] - Updated gv packages fix buffer overflow vulnerability
Date:  Fri, 17 Nov 2006 12:37:01 -0700

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2006:214 http://www.mandriva.com/security/ _______________________________________________________________________ Package : gv Date : November 17, 2006 Affected: 2006.0, 2007.0, Corporate 3.0, Corporate 4.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: Stack-based buffer overflow in the ps_gettext function in ps.c for GNU gv 3.6.2, and possibly earlier versions, allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PostScript (PS) file with certain headers that contain long comments, as demonstrated using the DocumentMedia header. Packages have been patched to correct this issue. _______________________________________________________________________ References: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-5864 _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Mandriva Linux 2006.0: ce4424472e46670b330f6002505f872d 2006.0/i586/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm 86e5b4a6b2a85ac41ec8e5afa1a8316c 2006.0/SRPMS/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mdk.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64: 45235ffad1a29f06b97c4398522d4109 2006.0/x86_64/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm 86e5b4a6b2a85ac41ec8e5afa1a8316c 2006.0/SRPMS/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mdk.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2007.0: 6e1283be29d02cc561a4f70d691aa2ab 2007.0/i586/gv-3.6.1-7.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 8adc972aaae161da8792bc53188144f2 2007.0/SRPMS/gv-3.6.1-7.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64: 14dc71ab4e90e9ff5a710a26d9fbbc74 2007.0/x86_64/gv-3.6.1-7.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 8adc972aaae161da8792bc53188144f2 2007.0/SRPMS/gv-3.6.1-7.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm Corporate 3.0: 7d48d9f5848d68634903602b9c74e201 corporate/3.0/i586/gv-3.5.8-31.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm 8802de3f3264171d1a01e63bad0fb5a2 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/gv-3.5.8-31.1.C30mdk.src.rpm Corporate 3.0/X86_64: f311ea2a2f426eaf0b12388e9701170a corporate/3.0/x86_64/gv-3.5.8-31.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm 8802de3f3264171d1a01e63bad0fb5a2 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/gv-3.5.8-31.1.C30mdk.src.rpm Corporate 4.0: bcacc5d595ece53e589089b2f0ee79f4 corporate/4.0/i586/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 28881d7af1aa98d3f1fa77498a6b7c5c corporate/4.0/SRPMS/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mlcs4.src.rpm Corporate 4.0/X86_64: 83ce335c19110b08f0c09bae1367258a corporate/4.0/x86_64/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm 28881d7af1aa98d3f1fa77498a6b7c5c corporate/4.0/SRPMS/gv-3.6.1-4.2.20060mlcs4.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) iD8DBQFFXeHlmqjQ0CJFipgRAnoxAJ0YljYT0ZjD03N4FcN+JMopkWsvdgCeLs4+ mVVkOKbIdVrUkUZDXknBUB0= =JngU -----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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