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Mandrake: mod_ssl information disclosure vulnerability fix  02 November 2004 
A vulnerability in mod_ssl was discovered by Hartmut Keil. After a renegotiation, mod_ssl would fail to ensure that the requested cipher suite is actually negotiated. The provided packages have been patched to prevent this problem.
 
Mandrake: perl-MIME-tools vulnerability fix  02 November 2004 
There's a bug in MIME-tools, where it mis-parses things like boundary="". Some viruses use an empty boundary, which may allow unapproved parts through MIMEDefang.
 
Mandrake: netatalk temporary file vulnerability fix  02 November 2004 
The etc2ps.sh script, part of the netatalk package, creates files in /tmp with predicatable names which could allow a local attacker to use symbolic links to point to a valid file on the filesystem which could lead to the overwriting of arbitrary files if etc2ps.sh is executed by someone with enough privilege.
 
Mandrake: mpg123 vulnerability fix  02 November 2004 
Carlos Barros discovered two buffer overflow vulnerabilities in mpg123; the first in the getauthfromURL() function and the second in the http_open() function. These vulnerabilities could be exploited to possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running mpg123.
 
Mandrake: MySQL multiple vulnerabilities fix  02 November 2004 
Jeroen van Wolffelaar discovered an insecure temporary file vulnerability in the mysqlhotcopy script when using the scp method (CAN-2004-0457).
 
Mandrake: perl-Archive-Zip vulnerability fix  02 November 2004 
Recently, it was noticed that several antivirus programs miss viruses that are contained in ZIP archives with manipulated directory data. The global archive directory of these ZIP file have been manipulated to indicate zero file sizes.
 
Mandrake: gaim vulnerability fix  02 November 2004 
A vulnerability in the MSN protocol handler in the gaim instant messenger application was discovered. When receiving unexpected sequences of MSNSLP messages, it is possible that an attacker could trigger an internal buffer overflow which could lead to a crash or even code execution as the user running gaim.
 
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