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Debian: New mason packages fix missing init script Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Debian Updated package.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 845-1                     security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
October 6th, 2005                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : mason
Vulnerability  : programming error
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: yes
CVE ID         : CAN-2005-3118
Debian Bug     : 222384

Christoph Martin noticed that upon configuration mason, which
interactively creates a Linux packet filtering firewall, does not
install the init script to actually load the firewall during system
boot.  This will leave the machine without a firewall after a reboot.

For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.13.0.92-2woody1.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.0-2.2.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.0-3.

We recommend that you upgrade your mason package.


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 3.0 alias woody
- --------------------------------

  Source archives:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_0.13.0.92-2woody1.dsc
      Size/MD5 checksum:      541 ecb992ca78a35ca58a14eeab6cf4f15c
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_0.13.0.92-2woody1.diff.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:     3659 222ab145878984b9e181eea0046b6526
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_0.13.0.92.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:   218789 e1de238f5adc99bdbd519c92513f96b4

  Architecture independent components:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_0.13.0.92-2woody1_all.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   184824 e32b3597c9bbf77624e205a6c4a8fdd2


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

  Source archives:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_1.0.0-2.2.dsc
      Size/MD5 checksum:      593 e899d7d2eeee90bdf85b37053613e0b4
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_1.0.0-2.2.diff.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:    47013 0a8b604f753b008eaf3a5f2cca030023
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_1.0.0.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:   506940 62785d59e03df309fed8abe97e479af0

  Architecture independent components:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mason/mason_1.0.0-2.2_all.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   423220 cc8e8f0ed22d2efdbb0e9d0e4cd61d8e


  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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