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Mandriva: Updated libexif packages fix integer overflow flaw Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Another integer overflow was found in the way libexif parses EXIF image tags. An individual who opened a carefully-crafted EXIF image file could cause the application linked against libexif to crash or possibly execute arbitrary code. Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2007:128
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : libexif
 Date    : June 19, 2007
 Affected: 2007.0, 2007.1, Corporate 3.0, Corporate 4.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 Another integer overflow was found in the way libexif parses EXIF
 image tags.  An individual who opened a carefully-crafted EXIF image
 file could cause the application linked against libexif to crash or
 possibly execute arbitrary code.
 
 Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-4168
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2007.0:
 aea52b8b415d79199555b138040dc117  2007.0/i586/libexif12-0.6.13-2.2mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 235324d550727d73e80953bf0b70b7fe  2007.0/i586/libexif12-devel-0.6.13-2.2mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 
 77a2d90649912764b5f23b94fbc09bf9  2007.0/SRPMS/libexif-0.6.13-2.2mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64:
 c6bf402af2d36bc636a4b53682b4279d  2007.0/x86_64/lib64exif12-0.6.13-2.2mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 7c16cb8228769253a61fb223e6ac5015  2007.0/x86_64/lib64exif12-devel-0.6.13-2.2mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 
 77a2d90649912764b5f23b94fbc09bf9  2007.0/SRPMS/libexif-0.6.13-2.2mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.1:
 76ac34860308ac16c0ddc0457684ac39  2007.1/i586/libexif12-0.6.13-4.2mdv2007.1.i586.rpm
 4610d01483922b4b8e18a586405257f7  2007.1/i586/libexif12-devel-0.6.13-4.2mdv2007.1.i586.rpm 
 de1465368f5eca18797b77287bd0e425  2007.1/SRPMS/libexif-0.6.13-4.2mdv2007.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.1/X86_64:
 1a92e5266b5a92e39f4b9343fc16554a  2007.1/x86_64/lib64exif12-0.6.13-4.2mdv2007.1.x86_64.rpm
 d2d151b5163ae6ffe99ccba69d3afcce  2007.1/x86_64/lib64exif12-devel-0.6.13-4.2mdv2007.1.x86_64.rpm 
 de1465368f5eca18797b77287bd0e425  2007.1/SRPMS/libexif-0.6.13-4.2mdv2007.1.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0:
 d35e56a5dbee270b4dac92cd0e23bf10  corporate/3.0/i586/libexif9-0.5.12-3.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 0b519895a69a6c03134a02c1ec8f1fbd  corporate/3.0/i586/libexif9-devel-0.5.12-3.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 7739d6573e2bf53148532394a6467af7  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/libexif-0.5.12-3.3.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 9edbd655e6fd38a12f6e7722dbb5d50f  corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64exif9-0.5.12-3.3.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 d2a879e2b1a030012eb6e49764b8869d  corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64exif9-devel-0.5.12-3.3.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 d35e56a5dbee270b4dac92cd0e23bf10  corporate/3.0/x86_64/libexif9-0.5.12-3.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 7739d6573e2bf53148532394a6467af7  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/libexif-0.5.12-3.3.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0:
 1aa75c3c68ba6a52c513a3c96238d12e  corporate/4.0/i586/libexif12-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm
 cde17b0c57044d132016a3be579bbbae  corporate/4.0/i586/libexif12-devel-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 
 1a09002fd17721aca1c29fc4e971c38b  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/libexif-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
 41c47eed02c3780cd5394a93f9d793f6  corporate/4.0/x86_64/lib64exif12-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm
 78b6c776e2b71d96d6125c32838a6584  corporate/4.0/x86_64/lib64exif12-devel-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm
 1aa75c3c68ba6a52c513a3c96238d12e  corporate/4.0/x86_64/libexif12-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm
 cde17b0c57044d132016a3be579bbbae  corporate/4.0/x86_64/libexif12-devel-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 
 1a09002fd17721aca1c29fc4e971c38b  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/libexif-0.6.12-2.2.20060mlcs4.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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