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Mandriva: Updated gnucash packages fix temp file issues. Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Gnucash 2.0.4 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on the (1) gnucash.trace, (2) qof.trace, and (3) qof.trace.[PID] temporary files. Updated package have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2007:046
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : gnucash
 Date    : February 21, 2007
 Affected: 2007.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 Gnucash 2.0.4 and earlier allows local users to overwrite arbitrary
 files via a symlink attack on the (1) gnucash.trace, (2) qof.trace,
 and (3) qof.trace.[PID] temporary files.
 
 Updated package have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-0007
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2007.0:
 a8b619c62b08ffe1a0a94123450c9182  2007.0/i586/gnucash-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 4670eabd1f6b6ac60d6c0fa6bbf86fae  2007.0/i586/gnucash-hbci-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 071c5a28526cc29b99d47485d95b5115  2007.0/i586/gnucash-ofx-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 fa58ac7785e11552ad48bc35427ee689  2007.0/i586/gnucash-sql-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 3f8f689dd645e73822bd5baa6ba4db1f  2007.0/i586/libgnucash0-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 336f63153412b508077cc655d6ce9e76  2007.0/i586/libgnucash0-devel-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 
 ae715153145554dab009d40e68148ce7  2007.0/SRPMS/gnucash-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64:
 5e30146412acbec8657a8f4590146279  2007.0/x86_64/gnucash-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 725b0c74c9335e4698e634ebc34788da  2007.0/x86_64/gnucash-hbci-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 15c729b3a02cef72a3b1e019a2a17415  2007.0/x86_64/gnucash-ofx-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 00724c0891a6e67973c6c9bce8dc25a3  2007.0/x86_64/gnucash-sql-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 db2b23ba27b6651b0452cfa7463b8e4e  2007.0/x86_64/lib64gnucash0-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 c97bf9c1d352b89f59572c1762fd5930  2007.0/x86_64/lib64gnucash0-devel-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 
 ae715153145554dab009d40e68148ce7  2007.0/SRPMS/gnucash-2.0.1-1.1mdv2007.0.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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