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Debian: New mysql packages fix insecure temporary file Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Debian Updated package.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 783-1                     security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
August 24th, 2005                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : mysql-dfsg-4.1
Vulnerability  : insecure temporary file
Problem-Type   : local
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CAN-2005-1636
BugTraq ID     : 13660
Debian Bug     : 319526

Eric Romang discovered a temporary file vulnerability in a script
accompanied with MySQL, a popular database, that allows an attacker to
execute arbitrary SQL commands when the server is installed or
updated.

The old stable distribution (woody) as well as mysql-dfsg are not
affected by this problem.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.1.12 for mysql-dfsg-4.1 and 5.0.11beta-3 of mysql-dfsg-5.0.

We recommend that you upgrade your mysql packages.


Upgrade Instructions
- --------------------

wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given below:

apt-get update
        will update the internal database
apt-get upgrade
        will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.


Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
- --------------------------------

  Source archives:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-dfsg-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1.dsc
      Size/MD5 checksum:     1021 13739557cb2a080e28e4d8b8d3c74b3c
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-dfsg-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1.diff.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:   162785 ebabe63abfbe2c9cf4a56fb9515d99dd
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-dfsg-4.1_4.1.11a.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum: 15771855 3c0582606a8903e758c2014c2481c7c3

  Architecture independent components:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-common-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_all.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    35642 abfc7caa37c13c6861ec88cf196ef1be

  Alpha architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1589514 7ef6a2aaa7323251d2367fed743356a9
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  7963364 4bb4ee99603b3c0918f9ef4ae8284ae1
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   999878 77f29c811d6515c8affffeec74c4bb7f
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 17484624 1149856989da8e133f38c3d59d96b30c

  AMD64 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1450326 9f45715323978f3f7c7e40267aec2ea4
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5548998 c6365b2f962fc2092e6466c7e2c4b125
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   848544 b2584efe95149b344eb3c6205da2368e
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 14709540 1b1ca0bae85285d5b385495728f06af2

  ARM architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1388076 0be4eec4f3929bf0b7964157fa76accc
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5557616 265a5c7293a18ea7f268bbbb4660f0fe
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   835746 f8f6416e44435b01068176a1ac98de0f
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 14555588 f8922b999f0b2f620853f3239b049fc9

  Intel IA-32 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1416468 a8d52b676ff4ff91d413ff9324450036
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5641628 2d20f8b3174a6a9a19121a5e498bd5c9
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   829580 1a4df96b603f27f7c2b139c1dd055460
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 14556398 fe1c3f25184baab2bb0095b32c77a797

  Intel IA-64 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1711768 fda64e2e04286a2fdd67d2e86a905fb0
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  7780852 853e3a49046d46af94ceef13ebb51c29
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1049644 b00ce1514972089cf719b85604808bde
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 18474664 85e75b5428af17ec8ef0629cf57c321e

  HP Precision architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1550180 c5dd256372cd9627eb4dbd9582dce728
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  6249180 039c8b4f93c713e967d301fea234292e
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   909078 94164738f1978a1eadedb4014c38097e
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 15786540 bd9c9386dcacf37a1802160c21f87712

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1396690 dfac1efd2c57ee8c1e5c8e3439e439bf
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5282688 ed08875a118d9237d00f3e3011b1dac1
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   802834 e5ab7837ea28d267bfe698fee03cbba6
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 14069986 f869a37931dfb86519458a9d48747f96

  Big endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1477766 fb7a8d1fb9d4607d7172c36032ebcbbb
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  6051760 6e97430bc9b02e866e04414e627f9f4c
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   903542 f99636d7c17d9b9647c34d3dd3379c2d
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 15407442 36eaf9d65e7c4dcaeff920389c6bd890

  Little endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1445230 a850a8ef0b9860fdea3530e9c20ca155
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5969356 4f65edebdd67451ff9f98d350d8de26f
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   889146 f7f3a001055f08d94598a0829a76aaf2
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 15103070 c204dcfe3af004201336df429d02972f

  PowerPC architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1475306 a9a981440a13e4da0f3f1eb28df8e178
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  6024926 72553153e08c80d0d52a8abc5634c61b
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   906294 6952b08aabe467261f3501fe9863d2cf
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 15402300 a8052df1923122ec2fd18d5a3aa5c125

  IBM S/390 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1537478 d53485497a6fc99eb0186857fc799963
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5460684 2a11f9f50e74053a17679d59ffea44ad
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   883270 61d8ef6a6d11ca03c84bf359a004e2e8
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 15053878 1a9066f65b02545819ab1fddec62ba71

  Sun Sparc architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14_4.1.11a-4sarge1_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1459386 b801d56ac5282e4316a11c7e231bbac0
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/libmysqlclient14-dev_4.1.11a-4sarge1_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  6205406 2cc5c4c174d61bf0f76b5fd9b75055f8
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-client-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   867260 b8d31122c0c678cd73c1ae2dba158fb0
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mysql-dfsg-4.1/mysql-server-4.1_4.1.11a-4sarge1_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum: 15390174 f2ddbee863e67a62792dec779c3a9c2e


  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
  its next update.

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For apt-get: deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
 
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