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Mandriva: [ MDVSA-2009:049-1 ] 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).
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                       MDVSA-2009:049-1
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package : pycrypto
 Date    : February 23, 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.

 Update:

 The previous update package was not signed.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

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

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 f31a0d508eafe731128deb0122796f94  2008.0/i586/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.2mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 a68bc35174eb2087b91e96c21c78be75  2008.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.2mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 39b1f6c3a2a4ab36884bc881550a9579  2008.0/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.2mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 a68bc35174eb2087b91e96c21c78be75  2008.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-1.2mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1:
 73f70b1c20aca5d03c631f70afaa6e47  2008.1/i586/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.2mdv2008.1.i586.rpm 
 5fc3117ec78f4cdbc0fb7231bd1cc28e  2008.1/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.2mdv2008.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1/X86_64:
 92a147879e470d2b012e8cda9580eac0  2008.1/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.2mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm 
 5fc3117ec78f4cdbc0fb7231bd1cc28e  2008.1/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-2.2mdv2008.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0:
 b2336808c78f3fdd09f60897d0d35205  2009.0/i586/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.2mdv2009.0.i586.rpm 
 e62c0d3f5a3876e3b133f24e999ef43d  2009.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.2mdv2009.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0/X86_64:
 a9c40ff85f100eb526b0f0ae32f00847  2009.0/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.2mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm 
 e62c0d3f5a3876e3b133f24e999ef43d  2009.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0.1-3.2mdv2009.0.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0:
 3b74a2633ca5b9375e56b28aad74f4c4  corporate/4.0/i586/pycrypto-2.0-1.2.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 
 ace401a029dbba1943e9549ddcd00964  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0-1.2.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

 Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
 ab3d0ef979d7812c7f8aeccf349e4c63  corporate/4.0/x86_64/pycrypto-2.0-1.2.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm 
 ace401a029dbba1943e9549ddcd00964  corporate/4.0/SRPMS/pycrypto-2.0-1.2.20060mlcs4.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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