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Mandriva alert MDKSA-2007:044 (ekiga)

Subject:  [Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2007:044 ] - Updated ekiga packages fix string vulnerabilities.
Date:  Wed, 21 Feb 2007 07:43:22 -0700

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2007:044 _______________________________________________________________________ Package : ekiga Date : February 21, 2007 Affected: 2007.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: A format string flaw was discovered in how ekiga processes certain messages, which could permit a remote attacker that can connect to ekiga to potentially execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running ekiga. Updated package have been patched to correct this issue. _______________________________________________________________________ References: _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Mandriva Linux 2007.0: 949ddb13d6ec406dda15989adfa6a8a6 2007.0/i586/ekiga-2.0.3-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 301e55e46ec28ec2f6bb3371e4954f71 2007.0/SRPMS/ekiga-2.0.3-1.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64: 206cffc2e041ffa98edcfa982fd42c14 2007.0/x86_64/ekiga-2.0.3-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 301e55e46ec28ec2f6bb3371e4954f71 2007.0/SRPMS/ekiga-2.0.3-1.1mdv2007.0.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 v1.4.6 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFF3DA7mqjQ0CJFipgRAnkFAKCX10O4kcIxm47jpVnsoN7cZEjK0ACgq40S VcfNLes5PA5PfaTp0lh208s= =u9PN -----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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