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Mandriva: Updated w3c-libwww packages fixes DoS vulnerability. Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Sam Varshavchik discovered the HTBoundary_put_block function in HTBound.c for W3C libwww (w3c-libwww) allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via a crafted multipart/byteranges MIME message that triggers an out-of-bounds read.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2005:210
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : w3c-libwww
 Date    : November 9, 2005
 Affected: 10.1, 10.2, 2006.0, Corporate 2.1, Corporate 3.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 Sam Varshavchik discovered the  HTBoundary_put_block function 
 in HTBound.c for W3C libwww (w3c-libwww) allows remote servers 
 to cause a denial of service (segmentation fault) via a crafted 
 multipart/byteranges MIME message that triggers an out-of-bounds
 read.
 
 The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2005-3183
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 10.1:
 0028a9950c115d5d12bfbee15c9a1faf  10.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 4a3be6811dd6d050d0d71b19529a3981  10.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 fce977cbc39a6bb745fe2be4735894d6  10.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 970c882bb1726148859331e261b7decc  10.1/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 10.1/X86_64:
 230dab77e0420b4b5e71621f7aa4bb03  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 79a88076028dc9f67143b18f469bcfe7  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 9a593f8e9c24188e67d99d0f0cfefccd  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 970c882bb1726148859331e261b7decc  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-3.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 10.2:
 dedea2c8f6044a7e8e926dec7aacb7b6  10.2/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
 a23c0a0492d5e3283f2ba1f5011ac6e0  10.2/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
 58a644897fa5b4bd4758f1fd796b333f  10.2/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
 6325ed733dd1288eed4b7cadd761efb4  10.2/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 10.2/X86_64:
 a9eb35e0a8911a6d0f4ca62835ccf11b  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 2bf2c665aa0457e3fd4477bf3bc420ed  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 a32352084a5e6b4e596149e9f70b2e0e  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 6325ed733dd1288eed4b7cadd761efb4  x86_64/10.2/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.102mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
 90a6b76b0348b44b0e27bea010b4eb49  2006.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 c3110ef8841c42bca06d7bec5a735dfc  2006.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 3ce9cb49c20992d28dbcef5279320a2e  2006.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 aa2513983ebff77a377f050a03f0f709  2006.0/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
 211a4e31b787234053b57a98649ba4dd  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 3202bdeae1f581a5bd96ac36c3fc9343  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 3b38bfd1666b8a7f2ee06279b8bc9c02  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 aa2513983ebff77a377f050a03f0f709  x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-5.1.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1:
 7a89ba5572926683e96c33e77f3ac90c  corporate/2.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 d6bae42a8ce8464b5939768a8db0984b  corporate/2.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 94fc975b58d69415229a07c72208d68b  corporate/2.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 658ef36b9237c32c8b8b2242d784b649  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1/X86_64:
 79b5a6c4cb509f8006d3ec99632f2ad6  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 b094ee750ad39cbb3ca4a3cbd8691e4b  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 703d42ad6034c04f67965ce7c7d85c68  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 658ef36b9237c32c8b8b2242d784b649  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-1.1.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0:
 694c85995c941cdba2192fe97e5ec059  corporate/3.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 19f8b7186d1a89b35e09e361ef886b71  corporate/3.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 2bc46f631fbaa3c76c34d68379a98a1d  corporate/3.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 fbcc5c240ba9a1393630d104348b8f0d  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 4338a82df1ad722c4db049093c2ce40e  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 1b0b167065556a599eb495a7bded51d1  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-apps-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 979feebbff0b283e480d223332369cbd  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/w3c-libwww-devel-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 fbcc5c240ba9a1393630d104348b8f0d  x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/w3c-libwww-5.4.0-2.1.C30mdk.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

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

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

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

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

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________

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