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RedHat: Moderate: libgsf security update Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
RedHat Linux Updated libgsf packages that fix a buffer overflow flaw are now available. This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------
                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Moderate: libgsf security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2007:0011-01
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0011.html
Issue date:        2007-01-11
Updated on:        2007-01-11
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux
CVE Names:         CVE-2006-4514 
- ---------------------------------------------------------------------

1. Summary:

Updated libgsf packages that fix a buffer overflow flaw are now available.

This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat
Security Response Team.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3 - i386, ia64, ppc, s390, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Desktop version 3 - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 3 - i386, ia64, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 3 - i386, ia64, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4 - i386, ia64, ppc, s390, s390x, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 4 - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 4 - i386, ia64, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 4 - i386, ia64, x86_64

3. Problem description:

The GNOME Structured File Library is a utility library for reading and
writing structured file formats.

A heap based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way GNOME Structured
File Library processes and certain OLE documents. If an person opened a
specially crafted OLE file, it could cause the client application to crash or
execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2006-4514)

Users of GNOME Structured File Library should upgrade to these updated
packages, which contain a backported patch that resolves this issue.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via Red Hat Network.  To use Red Hat Network,
launch the Red Hat Update Agent with the following command:

up2date

This will start an interactive process that will result in the appropriate
RPMs being upgraded on your system.

5. Bug IDs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

217949 - CVE-2006-4514 libgsf heap overflow

6. RPMs required:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 3:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/3AS/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm
5f42c5e060448151b1cc72481e99e74b  libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm

i386:
42a5b234b929ae4a8c5bd44f69b4fd20  libgsf-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
0e507dce24529c551aefee6b8352c92a  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
69f62e90095bb1f167ecad97bc6f3578  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm

ia64:
c8dca7818cbb66da1d6a48c5653bd591  libgsf-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm
43ce3dd3fd455e4fbf227b62a7b01e34  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm
a1e617ce15c9d370d8bdcf545b66abba  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm

ppc:
f2b6f9b0dbbe8f1e75a4280b475328f5  libgsf-1.6.0-7.ppc.rpm
7480a9581eaa40656f62fc0209d7da96  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.ppc.rpm
cb182516fbeb20fdd3c633e8bd13d179  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.ppc.rpm

s390:
b60b2d5be0499d52214a8acf519e2445  libgsf-1.6.0-7.s390.rpm
5d45ee42df9dd3a0a801bfc796cdf0c9  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.s390.rpm
88359045792d4934f1bf44129e008994  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.s390.rpm

s390x:
99c62095f64e804675770ddb58c65a99  libgsf-1.6.0-7.s390x.rpm
ed786c4cbc27ada5e1330342d390ea10  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.s390x.rpm
a4cf882f313d220cd070681d26bb83f0  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
f79d277e083ca906a69f5b3676832123  libgsf-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
2c4b4290d5326655afb8fdb9a9440ce1  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
b379812cbde613ba03ef20d9377879ef  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Desktop version 3:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/3desktop/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm
5f42c5e060448151b1cc72481e99e74b  libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm

i386:
42a5b234b929ae4a8c5bd44f69b4fd20  libgsf-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
0e507dce24529c551aefee6b8352c92a  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
69f62e90095bb1f167ecad97bc6f3578  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm

x86_64:
f79d277e083ca906a69f5b3676832123  libgsf-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
2c4b4290d5326655afb8fdb9a9440ce1  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
b379812cbde613ba03ef20d9377879ef  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 3:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/3ES/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm
5f42c5e060448151b1cc72481e99e74b  libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm

i386:
42a5b234b929ae4a8c5bd44f69b4fd20  libgsf-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
0e507dce24529c551aefee6b8352c92a  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
69f62e90095bb1f167ecad97bc6f3578  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm

ia64:
c8dca7818cbb66da1d6a48c5653bd591  libgsf-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm
43ce3dd3fd455e4fbf227b62a7b01e34  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm
a1e617ce15c9d370d8bdcf545b66abba  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm

x86_64:
f79d277e083ca906a69f5b3676832123  libgsf-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
2c4b4290d5326655afb8fdb9a9440ce1  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
b379812cbde613ba03ef20d9377879ef  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 3:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/3WS/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm
5f42c5e060448151b1cc72481e99e74b  libgsf-1.6.0-7.src.rpm

i386:
42a5b234b929ae4a8c5bd44f69b4fd20  libgsf-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
0e507dce24529c551aefee6b8352c92a  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm
69f62e90095bb1f167ecad97bc6f3578  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.i386.rpm

ia64:
c8dca7818cbb66da1d6a48c5653bd591  libgsf-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm
43ce3dd3fd455e4fbf227b62a7b01e34  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm
a1e617ce15c9d370d8bdcf545b66abba  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.ia64.rpm

x86_64:
f79d277e083ca906a69f5b3676832123  libgsf-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
2c4b4290d5326655afb8fdb9a9440ce1  libgsf-debuginfo-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm
b379812cbde613ba03ef20d9377879ef  libgsf-devel-1.6.0-7.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS version 4:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/4AS/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm
404523cda4e13234eefafc19017b907b  libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm

i386:
57038806ecb7afa4e9504337ccd0b574  libgsf-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
e287bbf187fd1823e81575c3be69a814  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
36395b2177fc6ccedbf0f1f105c7fa41  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm

ia64:
32ffe268b4190d15b3ee801e4c99b2ac  libgsf-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm
8c0a5013a00bae7add33f5d75d9b47a2  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm
177af6faf5ba0bddb02146745d80b450  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm

ppc:
b8ca791f682bad316515896b68c735aa  libgsf-1.10.1-2.ppc.rpm
702afb48103d1f5e2e73ef051d2879c2  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.ppc.rpm
32c96cd4205dc57ca55023723e8f5948  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.ppc.rpm

s390:
ecf5ca8af27c01a17ad98a769d228826  libgsf-1.10.1-2.s390.rpm
f9bafa6b280e1cbe44ff83318227c7a3  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.s390.rpm
901b068a22d5269a2fa895eb3ddaac9d  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.s390.rpm

s390x:
362f608720c20acba856e50ccd3fde76  libgsf-1.10.1-2.s390x.rpm
788abe7bc3be0468e767d0dc83d03440  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.s390x.rpm
a8d1b37d009e9e438ae0318aa75c7c83  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.s390x.rpm

x86_64:
ec6646555d10b7b98666cdaf77c8dc97  libgsf-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
2d98fccae374e2ebc7d4c308e225610b  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
86a55b6d2575005edbd2c69ecbcb7040  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop version 4:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/4Desktop/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm
404523cda4e13234eefafc19017b907b  libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm

i386:
57038806ecb7afa4e9504337ccd0b574  libgsf-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
e287bbf187fd1823e81575c3be69a814  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
36395b2177fc6ccedbf0f1f105c7fa41  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm

x86_64:
ec6646555d10b7b98666cdaf77c8dc97  libgsf-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
2d98fccae374e2ebc7d4c308e225610b  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
86a55b6d2575005edbd2c69ecbcb7040  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES version 4:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/4ES/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm
404523cda4e13234eefafc19017b907b  libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm

i386:
57038806ecb7afa4e9504337ccd0b574  libgsf-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
e287bbf187fd1823e81575c3be69a814  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
36395b2177fc6ccedbf0f1f105c7fa41  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm

ia64:
32ffe268b4190d15b3ee801e4c99b2ac  libgsf-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm
8c0a5013a00bae7add33f5d75d9b47a2  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm
177af6faf5ba0bddb02146745d80b450  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm

x86_64:
ec6646555d10b7b98666cdaf77c8dc97  libgsf-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
2d98fccae374e2ebc7d4c308e225610b  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
86a55b6d2575005edbd2c69ecbcb7040  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS version 4:

SRPMS:
ftp://updates.redhat.com/enterprise/4WS/en/os/SRPMS/libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm
404523cda4e13234eefafc19017b907b  libgsf-1.10.1-2.src.rpm

i386:
57038806ecb7afa4e9504337ccd0b574  libgsf-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
e287bbf187fd1823e81575c3be69a814  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm
36395b2177fc6ccedbf0f1f105c7fa41  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.i386.rpm

ia64:
32ffe268b4190d15b3ee801e4c99b2ac  libgsf-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm
8c0a5013a00bae7add33f5d75d9b47a2  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm
177af6faf5ba0bddb02146745d80b450  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.ia64.rpm

x86_64:
ec6646555d10b7b98666cdaf77c8dc97  libgsf-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
2d98fccae374e2ebc7d4c308e225610b  libgsf-debuginfo-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm
86a55b6d2575005edbd2c69ecbcb7040  libgsf-devel-1.10.1-2.x86_64.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and 
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://www.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package

7. References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-4514
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
details at https://www.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2007 Red Hat, Inc.
 
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