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rpm: arbitrary code execution

Package(s):rpm CVE #(s):CVE-2006-5466
Created:November 6, 2006 Updated:August 28, 2007
Description: An error was found in the RPM library's handling of query reports. In some locales, certain RPM packages would cause the library to crash. If a user was tricked into querying a specially crafted RPM package, the flaw could be exploited to execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
Fedora FEDORA-2007-668 rpm 2007-08-27
Gentoo 200611-08 rpm 2006-11-13
Mandriva MDKSA-2006:200 rpm 2006-11-07
Ubuntu USN-378-1 rpm 2006-11-04

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