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Mandrake: Updated rwho packages fix Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability in rwhod was discovered by "Vlad902" that can be abused to crash the listening process (the broadcasting process is not affected). This vulnerability only affects little endian architectures. The updated packages have been patched to correct the problem.
 _______________________________________________________________________

                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package name:           rwho
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2005:039
 Date:                   February 16th, 2005

 Affected versions:	 10.0, 10.1, Corporate Server 2.1
 ______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability in rwhod was discovered by "Vlad902" that can be
 abused to crash the listening process (the broadcasting process is
 not affected).  This vulnerability only affects little endian
 architectures.
 
 The updated packages have been patched to correct the problem.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

  http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2004-1180
 ______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:
  
 Mandrakelinux 10.0:
 18b7485196ee830d220d87509d5db5bf  10.0/RPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.100mdk.i586.rpm
 7f29f3444e1222185ac98ccafb9f6ce3  10.0/SRPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
 00cffaf8b934d65f651a4affa09fcff6  amd64/10.0/RPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 7f29f3444e1222185ac98ccafb9f6ce3  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1:
 64dfcb4ab0f4f2d88063055f6367bf60  10.1/RPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
 f3da6dddbf0045178e666630925095d1  10.1/SRPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
 96606943b5edd78862046acca588b909  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 f3da6dddbf0045178e666630925095d1  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.101mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1:
 aa4d4139705d1513e5fbc44591bcedf3  corporate/2.1/RPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 ec5576d4079b2d8ae11ff331bef6f293  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1/X86_64:
 498e9d7ad664790ea5e74ff43c31cb8d  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 ec5576d4079b2d8ae11ff331bef6f293  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/rwho-0.17-10.2.C21mdk.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 pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

  http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_linux-mandrake.com

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