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Mandriva: Updated netpbm packages fix buffer overflow Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A buffer overflow in the giftopnm utility in netpbm prior to version 10.27 could allow attackers to have an unknown impact via a specially crafted GIF file. The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2008:039
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : netpbm
 Date    : February 7, 2008
 Affected: Corporate 3.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 A buffer overflow in the giftopnm utility in netpbm prior to version
 10.27 could allow attackers to have an unknown impact via a specially
 crafted GIF file.
 
 The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-0554
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Corporate 3.0:
 a1229db35f2dd0edb45ecf42844fbdd5  corporate/3.0/i586/libnetpbm9-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 b69c7957841b97e6efe2246abc0445b5  corporate/3.0/i586/libnetpbm9-devel-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 74e8149929edd4a38bc336a6e6ad815e  corporate/3.0/i586/libnetpbm9-static-devel-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 4b24aeaba17c33acc1984d972951e6e0  corporate/3.0/i586/netpbm-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 09a57b241725ddc94de7aa784cbdcf23  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/netpbm-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 5826a02ad4a790a7f0267babd6d07c7b  corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64netpbm9-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 5a878ca5fdfac52fa1982349f067184a  corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64netpbm9-devel-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 ee63faa77fbc7f5cf5fdad8b50211297  corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64netpbm9-static-devel-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 26953a92ce395301140d6eaab20f36c9  corporate/3.0/x86_64/netpbm-9.24-8.4.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm 
 09a57b241725ddc94de7aa784cbdcf23  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/netpbm-9.24-8.4.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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