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Debian alert DSA-1244-1 (xine-lib)

From:  Moritz Muehlenhoff <>
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 1244-1] New xine-lib packages fix arbitrary code execution
Date:  Thu, 28 Dec 2006 18:39:00 +0100

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA 1244-1 Moritz Muehlenhoff December 28th, 2006 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : xine-lib Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem-Type : local(remote) Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2006-6172 Debian Bug : 401740 It was discovered that the Xine multimedia library performs insufficient sanitising of Real streams, which might lead to the execution of arbitrary code through a buffer overflow. For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.1-1sarge5. For the upcoming stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in version 1.1.2+dfsg-2. For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 1.1.2+dfsg-2. We recommend that you upgrade your xine-lib 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 3.1 alias sarge - -------------------------------- Source archives: Size/MD5 checksum: 1059 cd19dea4bbccc12c789884056d1468fb Size/MD5 checksum: 4435 b8459683695418e142fd4df413417fae Size/MD5 checksum: 7774954 9be804b337c6c3a2e202c5a7237cb0f8 Alpha architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107742 b2a85d200303ed3505157a2d08d5ae08 Size/MD5 checksum: 4829772 bdc33d1faede7e6494b359c218edda6b AMD64 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107738 876778a08d5316038e8df0d209a28662 Size/MD5 checksum: 3933538 422c74102dff610b3852d99a055d06ff ARM architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107784 0c04a5513f177d86582852ce29c3bad0 Size/MD5 checksum: 3878498 f45053d66f38f7304cb7a5f131d30ee6 HP Precision architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107758 9e9e197f924a655f3143a4b873a7c61f Size/MD5 checksum: 3600800 f26c5eaebd2d2454e3a2f2d1b88a2897 Intel IA-32 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107734 84dd3db6ac72153194a994265a35f1b8 Size/MD5 checksum: 4206006 ca2a6b6c5a6b3fcac6959e79094bc05e Intel IA-64 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107734 d5a843404804dd120f4d867abc97c152 Size/MD5 checksum: 5620720 75ab1916494e948fd578993e995c8242 Motorola 680x0 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107816 6516980ebb2f7921a6091568f8063725 Size/MD5 checksum: 3175358 983be20c652e0fe3e657e072641d4f2a Big endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107772 d8ad5153cbf4d684782dd0eae73acfa4 Size/MD5 checksum: 4066822 d08d8b577231e7f8ef831787b10599f2 Little endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107760 f60c90058fa3dfa43d1ee20568732575 Size/MD5 checksum: 4125586 fd6b6ccf2d7cd70c4c149da5a581fd1e PowerPC architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107758 d98ab6a9998b4a1fb9f2f847f7ac498d Size/MD5 checksum: 4305668 82eacf4f32a4a9c9d6784f8dafe7f5eb IBM S/390 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107732 3c271479f40a0e87f5833031c7216707 Size/MD5 checksum: 3880792 47feaca578c6b5b6551256cd5dca98b0 Sun Sparc architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 107756 863e2e6bbdf43a5ce0af40ba3a99fa46 Size/MD5 checksum: 4360666 6d2643b993298bb133e306e37f68711f 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 v1.4.6 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFFk991Xm3vHE4uyloRAsuMAJ9RdIxPMGagWIJQsoTHzLgKbrC0KQCfZLXR PiHrartJunIOaaEW01rB+0M= =MYMl -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact

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