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Mandrake Several vulnerabilities in Midnight Commander were found by Jacub Jelinek.

Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory

 Package name:           mc
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2004:039
 Date:                   April 29th, 2004

 Affected versions:	 10.0, 9.1, 9.2, Corporate Server 2.1

 Problem Description:

 Several vulnerabilities in Midnight Commander were found by Jacub
 Jelinek.  This includes several buffer overflows (CAN-2004-0226), as
 well as a format string issue (CAN-2004-0232), and an issue with
 temporary file and directory creation (CAN-2004-0231). Most of the
 included fixes are backports from CVS, done by Andrew V. Samoilov
 and Pavel Roskin.
 The updated packages are patched to correct these problems.


 Updated Packages:
 Mandrakelinux 10.0:
 0808731d1842adfa0ebddd0986b3210f  10.0/RPMS/mc-4.6.0-6.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 aaab8b2196c2c8a9abfda7747d8137a2  10.0/SRPMS/mc-4.6.0-6.1.100mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1:
 762b49ecdb47903842749008db97fa42  corporate/2.1/RPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 0dcf3d4688044ac124e85e77a88b8fe1  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1/x86_64:
 3bb3b359b6ef294f42918d4c2a25c607  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 0dcf3d4688044ac124e85e77a88b8fe1  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.1:
 df5331752d6ba8d340bc2eb02d3dfc8f  9.1/RPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.91mdk.i586.rpm
 7d2552f8e8e482c3507e6a83a13205cc  9.1/SRPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.91mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.1/PPC:
 2891797fb772ad1ddb03e61b93acef94  ppc/9.1/RPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.91mdk.ppc.rpm
 7d2552f8e8e482c3507e6a83a13205cc  ppc/9.1/SRPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.91mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.2:
 0617b22bb2db89c964a881cd79efbdaa  9.2/RPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.92mdk.i586.rpm
 3ca594cfc21ff50089d5eeafb6014766  9.2/SRPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.92mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.2/AMD64:
 71c3280f596e7107e6325f4763469664  amd64/9.2/RPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.92mdk.amd64.rpm
 3ca594cfc21ff50089d5eeafb6014766  amd64/9.2/SRPMS/mc-4.6.0-4.2.92mdk.src.rpm

 To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 A list of FTP mirrors can be obtained from:

 All packages are signed by Mandrakesoft for security.  You can obtain
 the GPG public key of the Mandrakelinux Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver 0x22458A98

 Please be aware that sometimes it takes the mirrors a few hours to

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

 Mandrakesoft has several security-related mailing list services that
 anyone can subscribe to.  Information on these lists can be obtained by

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Linux Mandrake Security Team

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