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Posted by Joe Shakespeare   
Mandrake SGI developers discovered a remote DoS (Denial of Service) condition in the NFS statd server. rpc.statd did not ignore the "SIGPIPE" signal which would cause it to shutdown if a misconfigured or malicious peer terminated the TCP connection prematurely.


                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory

 Package name:           nfs-utils
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2004:146
 Date:                   December 6th, 2004

 Affected versions:      10.0, 10.1, 9.2, Corporate Server 2.1

 Problem Description:

 SGI developers discovered a remote DoS (Denial of Service) condition
 in the NFS statd server.  rpc.statd did not ignore the "SIGPIPE"
 signal which would cause it to shutdown if a misconfigured or
 malicious peer terminated the TCP connection prematurely.

 The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.


 Updated Packages:

 Mandrakelinux 10.0:
 a259e129d3ed021a2805a304a8943f87  10.0/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 d19cfca24476502abbb67e4a86c91663  10.0/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.6-2.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 e2cafad49d70aeffbd41d669ab3a2bca  10.0/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
 a389bd51f97e68d671a3aa2d5b7e54ab  amd64/10.0/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 2c7951e802b3cc5e3cfd30b021d83bb5  amd64/10.0/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.6-2.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 e2cafad49d70aeffbd41d669ab3a2bca  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1:
 b7980dce74b5ce61b118d57e60616831  10.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 e490ac66030bc91263dfe3dbf4ccca0f  10.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.6-2.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 934c7430d12c476008e93cae02f9ce4d  10.1/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
 6e3b8a3c10738590e471d27c781a7785  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 37ace3bf78739e7941c8196b383304bc  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.6-2.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 934c7430d12c476008e93cae02f9ce4d  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.6-2.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1:
 1584a91cd3ea0b88add9d7fde7da0471  corporate/2.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.1-1.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 b86f316c35825b61c00052aa0931af30  corporate/2.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.1-1.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 9271fbc82c44e12ddfce90443fa1f65a  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.1-1.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1/x86_64:
 af6f63ad89b182f2a56534f65c3d907b  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.1-1.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 d352b9aaeaa4db9cb095495ba294fec8  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.1-1.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 9271fbc82c44e12ddfce90443fa1f65a  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.1-1.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.2:
 268d66320642db7c67133f4968724a73  9.2/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.5-1.1.92mdk.i586.rpm
 fd4ab7975b142d3024609bd8b664575b  9.2/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.5-1.1.92mdk.i586.rpm
 38c15e9595b81cd83b97aa82d5b90ce9  9.2/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.5-1.1.92mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.2/AMD64:
 2102cfbd5e39cc09e26c856076801285  amd64/9.2/RPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.5-1.1.92mdk.amd64.rpm
 67eba995d0f0d14c14ccf4c9fc1d17cb  amd64/9.2/RPMS/nfs-utils-clients-1.0.5-1.1.92mdk.amd64.rpm
 38c15e9595b81cd83b97aa82d5b90ce9  amd64/9.2/SRPMS/nfs-utils-1.0.5-1.1.92mdk.src.rpm

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

 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

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

 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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