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Mandriva: Updated mpg123 packages fix DoS vulnerability. Print E-mail
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Mandrake The http_open function in httpget.c in mpg123 before 0.64 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by closing the HTTP connection early. Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2007:032
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : mpg123
 Date    : February 2, 2007
 Affected: 2006.0, 2007.0, Corporate 3.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 The http_open function in httpget.c in mpg123 before 0.64 allows remote
 attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) by closing the
 HTTP connection early.

 Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-0578
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
 babe8d78bc25c2dd132fa920880ba753  2006.0/i586/mpg123-0.59r-23.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm 
 ba97940bced19952befcacd2f3543adf  2006.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-23.2.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
 df5b4948cc199f99cb922c501529ea6d  2006.0/x86_64/mpg123-0.59r-23.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm 
 ba97940bced19952befcacd2f3543adf  2006.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-23.2.20060mdk.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.0:
 63d1e8b57d1883657612bc4655ef9479  2007.0/i586/mpg123-0.60-2.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 
 6e6643dbbb5f0f837af32ca764568189  2007.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.60-2.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64:
 a84d45f47bcb660148c1a8294b4aec65  2007.0/x86_64/mpg123-0.60-2.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 
 6e6643dbbb5f0f837af32ca764568189  2007.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.60-2.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0:
 b4f1ca196054a9d7e40359bd15bcf708  corporate/3.0/i586/mpg123-0.59r-22.4.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 396f3b1659f5ea06471b8c8f4a077043  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-22.4.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 893735fab9e27cd51cac70f64f4aa831  corporate/3.0/x86_64/mpg123-0.59r-22.4.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm 
 396f3b1659f5ea06471b8c8f4a077043  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-22.4.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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