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Mandriva: Updated gnupg packages fix vulnerability Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake An integer overflow vulnerability was discovered in gnupg where an attacker could create a carefully-crafted message packet with a large length that could cause gnupg to crash or possibly overwrite memory when opened. Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2006:141
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : gnupg
 Date    : August 14, 2006
 Affected: 2006.0, Corporate 3.0, Multi Network Firewall 2.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 An integer overflow vulnerability was discovered in gnupg where an
 attacker could create a carefully-crafted message packet with a large
 length that could cause gnupg to crash or possibly overwrite memory
 when opened.
 
 Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-3746
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
 dad4f89b0659db5ce5f0ea5346937f84  2006.0/RPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 235e259f35fc3e064da19eeafb1928bb  2006.0/RPMS/gnupg2-1.9.16-4.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
 4868f4809119c3eb251c750082eafb0c  2006.0/SRPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.20060mdk.src.rpm
 e200d2b1d9fd36bf87a2a115921671e1  2006.0/SRPMS/gnupg2-1.9.16-4.2.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
 72633103b324b4a6304849b9adde6dee  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 1080c501a35fb063e45fffca91d1c577  x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/gnupg2-1.9.16-4.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
 4868f4809119c3eb251c750082eafb0c  x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.20060mdk.src.rpm
 e200d2b1d9fd36bf87a2a115921671e1  x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/gnupg2-1.9.16-4.2.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0:
 48a68f90d599061b4605580c6dfb87c5  corporate/3.0/RPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 4948bb972e446f136d8f0c81045a68d6  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 ca85cec5ae88d2a6aa0216aed0f38ffd  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 4948bb972e446f136d8f0c81045a68d6  x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.3.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Multi Network Firewall 2.0:
 0d17b96d0b992d95a74c9a215088425b  mnf/2.0/RPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.4.M20mdk.i586.rpm
 6f752ebe3c8094f11f6bf2d3b7f3cb2e  mnf/2.0/SRPMS/gnupg-1.4.2.2-0.4.M20mdk.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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