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Debian alert DSA-1255-1 (libgtop2)

From:  Moritz Muehlenhoff <>
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 1255-1] New libgtop2 packages fix arbitrary code execution
Date:  Wed, 31 Jan 2007 21:15:55 +0100

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA 1255-1 Moritz Muehlenhoff January 31st, 2007 - -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : libgtop2 Vulnerability : buffer overflow Problem-Type : local Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2007-0235 Debian Bug : 407020 Liu Qishuai discovered that the GNOME gtop library performs insufficient sanitising when parsing the system's /proc table, which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code. For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in version 2.6.0-4sarge1. For the upcoming stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in version 2.14.4-3. For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 2.14.4-3. We recommend that you upgrade your libgtop2 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: 1558 6e012a83940fe31ae0d64ced366a58e9 Size/MD5 checksum: 58508 d66ed1acf2831f659342792a1787ddbc Size/MD5 checksum: 1483167 aeae36a2da64b2b341b0b9db8a2d085c Alpha architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 363984 b82767ef44963fb6d5945b7edfd3c055 Size/MD5 checksum: 38320 d40106921373e4cef359195b597e3ee2 Size/MD5 checksum: 100094 eb2cc8982703c37a65e38d706bfe916b AMD64 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 361060 9294a928287ce471a3218adbb86f53a4 Size/MD5 checksum: 37626 95373955bd4cbc749dde63b7e530650c Size/MD5 checksum: 90420 58541ddbeba9aef54baf1ca66a9e55c6 ARM architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 359864 8e088f34eccb68ff8c82b4018c492dc0 Size/MD5 checksum: 36146 1e31c5281dc868e069a6b281e741dcbf Size/MD5 checksum: 92496 73203ae1976e14c34fb217270fa4527a HP Precision architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 365318 d9a135ac041dc789b861161c7ba21f61 Size/MD5 checksum: 37572 a2f6faba4370e79305f4809abde941a8 Size/MD5 checksum: 95446 0a3d6c322172255a64275499ce91707b Intel IA-32 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 361340 4dc929bdc5b03c772b4f39c35d06aef0 Size/MD5 checksum: 36444 e9751591cff993c6bf0def55e430da0e Size/MD5 checksum: 90800 06925a21375447779f87e9b440fea29e Intel IA-64 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 368376 ce61826e7e7be0cb0b78aff82a16a989 Size/MD5 checksum: 40018 9f318e6a714e0ffe7286b343cab4d01e Size/MD5 checksum: 100456 0069bd4595ab148e463304102f6f0454 Motorola 680x0 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 358446 4e6a0874bbc2dc2ec7ff16707d10ec6e Size/MD5 checksum: 35892 6f42db70e6f9dd4b05129d403805b69e Size/MD5 checksum: 85486 47350bc782385b49cb70fd9932c79613 Big endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 359904 6f0b86cd9dff9b34657bc1461a3297f7 Size/MD5 checksum: 37428 e0e158c23acba429687f6f7daac94e15 Size/MD5 checksum: 93148 cc7b5caf7f59f6071f462bcd6b7a41a7 Little endian MIPS architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 359952 3dd91f0a99c72837c935d29cabf391b7 Size/MD5 checksum: 37418 159ffeb3dd3cc3eb2730dd2ed3dcfaaf Size/MD5 checksum: 93280 7c39762ad4fbbd839b4237ee8200a5e5 PowerPC architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 362772 f9d055f15f97182b28d9f3ef66bac8a6 Size/MD5 checksum: 38218 ef49976f3e321177dc09c0881691cc94 Size/MD5 checksum: 91700 b5756141d6a49bb3b3223d825003c283 IBM S/390 architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 363564 a6772e12fe606ee5e6253d2ea17dec5f Size/MD5 checksum: 37424 eac2d13c0e19b8cd513b95d773853e9f Size/MD5 checksum: 92106 915785051d79b03196cccc508acb1a42 Sun Sparc architecture: Size/MD5 checksum: 359220 9f195aa576358b0b7a8c7e1ae4cf6580 Size/MD5 checksum: 36184 c929e83611c822f8543ccdf7af13b0e0 Size/MD5 checksum: 88696 0695ec78b9b32ff2ccad5d7894760e03 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) iD8DBQFFwPifXm3vHE4uyloRAjJsAJ9U0lChHyyEKipKmdNa1v2OyYMS5gCaA4UB ZeLt6CsdT5N2PiqTyGKJU94= =UvZt -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

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