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Mandriva: [ MDVSA-2009:049 ] pycrypto Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability have been discovered and corrected in PyCrypto ARC2 module 2.0.1, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large ARC2 key length (CVE-2009-0544). The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2009:049
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package : pycrypto
 Date    : February 20, 2009
 Affected: 2008.0, 2008.1, 2009.0, Corporate 4.0
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability have been discovered and corrected in PyCrypto
 ARC2 module 2.0.1, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial
 of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large ARC2 key
 length (CVE-2009-0544).
 
 The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0544
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 4de11f080f4dfd01695c0627f02c4c6a  2008.0/i586/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.1mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 1cd88426fcdb24d629b0fb4ec0314ce1  2008.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 90069f7c2307626f0b09ea93ce1313ab  2008.0/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.1mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 1cd88426fcdb24d629b0fb4ec0314ce1  2008.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1:
 e3897524dbf402bb3b4bf3f0f778b8d5  2008.1/i586/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.1mdv2008.1.i586.rpm 
 0ec575b2b3972f9dced1b831b2c35fec  2008.1/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.1mdv2008.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1/X86_64:
 512f5b30b52e9b2ab9bad3e98674bb07  2008.1/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.1mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm 
 0ec575b2b3972f9dced1b831b2c35fec  2008.1/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.1mdv2008.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0:
 88819dec46e49db09a2adec77c6e7144  2009.0/i586/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.1mdv2009.0.i586.rpm 
 284d315d31be7c9c4653e08b913ba380  2009.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0/X86_64:
 a73c8d582e79e88a3b41b146ac137c7d  2009.0/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.1mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm 
 284d315d31be7c9c4653e08b913ba380  2009.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0:
 a1098e064ef48bbeb7c29bbb3856d20e  corporate/4.0/i586/pycrypto-2.0-1.1.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 
 2b36370cb7c50e2e97754835685ff5b5  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0-1.1.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
 7c44b73cf1fd308b015abd1e7b710972  corporate/4.0/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0-1.1.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm 
 2b36370cb7c50e2e97754835685ff5b5  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0-1.1.20060mlcs4.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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