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Mandriva alert MDVSA-2014:071 (yaml)

Subject:  [Security Announce] [ MDVSA-2014:071 ] yaml
Date:  Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:12:00 +0200
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2014:071 _______________________________________________________________________ Package : yaml Date : April 9, 2014 Affected: Business Server 1.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: Updated yaml package fixes security vulnerability Ivan Fratric of the Google Security Team discovered a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in LibYAML, a fast YAML 1.1 parser and emitter library. A remote attacker could provide a specially-crafted YAML document that, when parsed by an application using libyaml, would cause the application to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application (CVE-2014-2525). _______________________________________________________________________ References: _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64: d75e37aeda74d2530c8b2fa5baea76bc mbs1/x86_64/lib64yaml0_2-0.1.6-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 7925ccc12e548b1331942adffb0b44ca mbs1/x86_64/lib64yaml-devel-0.1.6-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 1927209eb5368106b93dbac5f594bc0a mbs1/SRPMS/yaml-0.1.6-1.mbs1.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 v1.4.12 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFTRRz5mqjQ0CJFipgRAiH+AKCTPTAr6kbXIv47oJ01FEHM/gPYLACglw/d 7AiGqPdLBYb9X9rGPao30og= =cfnF -----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 _______________________________________________________

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