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Mandriva: Updated perl-Convert-UUlib packages fix vulnerability Print E-mail
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Mandrake A buffer overflow was discovered in the perl Convert::UUlib module in versions prior to 1.051, which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed parameter to a read operation. This update provides version 1.051 which is not vulnerable to this flaw.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2006:022
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : perl-Convert-UUlib
 Date    : January 26, 2006
 Affected: 10.2, Corporate 3.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 A buffer overflow was discovered in the perl Convert::UUlib module in
 versions prior to 1.051, which could allow remote attackers to execute
 arbitrary code via a malformed parameter to a read operation.
 
 This update provides version 1.051 which is not vulnerable to this
 flaw.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-1349
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 10.2:
 8e567c359c242c406e1a11505c6dc05f  10.2/RPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
 077efc401869c15350c816d917bf4341  10.2/SRPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.102mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 10.2/X86_64:
 3effe93cf49660d069bbd77040d1108b  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
 077efc401869c15350c816d917bf4341  x86_64/10.2/SRPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.102mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0:
 e1399f028bbce62afd8db464c5add10e  corporate/3.0/RPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 064f8c621fa2bfb2396ed6fcfa8f1d51  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 f2d768502d5a5181b865d8e200373470  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 064f8c621fa2bfb2396ed6fcfa8f1d51  x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/perl-Convert-UUlib-1.051-0.1.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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