LinuxSecurity.com
Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Welcome!
Sign up!
EnGarde Community
Login
Polls
What is the most important Linux security technology?
 
Advisories
Community
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
SELinux
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Securitydistro
Latest Newsletters
Linux Security Week: April 7th, 2014
Linux Advisory Watch: April 4th, 2014
Subscribe
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
E-mail:
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

  
Debian: New libextractor packages fix several vulnerabilities Print E-mail
User Rating:      How can I rate this item?
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Debian Updated package.
- --------------------------------------------------------------------------
Debian Security Advisory DSA 998-1                     security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
March 14th, 2006                        http://www.debian.org/security/faq
- --------------------------------------------------------------------------

Package        : libextractor
Vulnerability  : several
Problem type   : local (remote)
Debian-specific: no

Derek Noonburg has fixed several potential vulnerabilities in xpdf,
which are also present in libextractor, a library to extract arbitrary
meta-data from files.

The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain libextractor packages.

For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
version 0.4.2-2sarge3.

For the unstable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
version 0.5.10-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libextractor 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 3.1 alias sarge
- --------------------------------

  Source archives:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor_0.4.2-2sarge3.dsc
      Size/MD5 checksum:      778 43398b1e244e3a9925a42c6dbfde1c46
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor_0.4.2-2sarge3.diff.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:     6846 c37de96765c43be868734fc93878df39
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor_0.4.2.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5887095 d99e1b13a017d39700e376a0edbf7ba2

  Alpha architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    19456 429f49b84dd247290bd9e1478ec25665
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5804800 32826c64b29bba234f50490a64ce375d
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    19236 f9303f2eb6ad4fac552f618f23449ad0

  AMD64 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    18126 4ac43d1a9057e4892828fedf5a4c063b
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5641380 d1994720e66f9650f3be187c37c677b3
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_amd64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17396 dca82293c4777dc4dc6290d375801b57

  ARM architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17500 b8500538fd3a699e22a07fe3454f1f27
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5710678 5f575719f2c8c16f931b4ad882ead9e9
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    16812 42397e6c92e678558df53d1a079db934

  Intel IA-32 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17660 3d32de185c5f4f2d31bc55e61601cb20
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5713356 d324204d3e422f5602b221af3c2d1c9b
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    16580 1d7baa696af1dc692ae0bdd4f79f0bc5

  Intel IA-64 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    20430 e1652925fef447333e645fb8ce1d400c
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5905422 00be377daf52493cc06f8b185eeb1bf3
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    19170 aa0957b648b52b878362bf0cc7d2f566

  HP Precision architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    18580 40a38e6f4b5d03eb74fcbf74d209eba3
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5687338 5ea0b2f2ab7aed09aa9e78f2802a5028
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17738 477ce78dd4b7692e81ad59a2a0dc4aaa

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17206 c76459b8927ba0091eb157c77112151e
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5708302 c7dd6362930fdfca97e14fcedd92fc25
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    16432 6ce38e6996610bfcca52ac13534e53cd

  Big endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    18450 f6dac9d2d670bdfbfa35fd1a15d87d42
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5729184 54960fffa7340fe7c0a0f7520f27685a
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17740 acbce430af4d191773ea3796b2581b4e

  Little endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    18494 35713c7ff1c93a69ad96626eda5530cc
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5726976 10a8fb798d4b9b7b3b2d1bd2c2cf5c15
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17778 7433d5de634c7effe7d3b2122de63129

  PowerPC architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    19626 6e364bf667fa538733bfdf5e8f00488c
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5677936 a4392e5a87678411dbb9dbebc6b69766
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17594 4dc90b883a07645210b06ec57877d47d

  IBM S/390 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    18006 8f7de8e4170ae2b8e16ff3427cec715b
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5768090 5d88318410b264854e17b088ebe1e29d
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17954 a49676d3f4e1cb2aa0de431d9b1357e1

  Sun Sparc architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/extract_0.4.2-2sarge3_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    17510 e832663cd365a7bd6922132fc0c88812
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1_0.4.2-2sarge3_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5752222 ac871a065cd30895bb9dce7c213a63bd
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libe/libextractor/libextractor1-dev_0.4.2-2sarge3_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    16730 7e49654cfd636e030f049ba2f9fb8d35


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

- ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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
 
< Prev   Next >
    
Partner

 

Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
Heartbleed: Security experts reality-check the 3 most hysterical fears
Open source trounces proprietary software for code defects, Coverity analysis finds
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2014 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.