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Mandriva: [ MDVSA-2009:081 ] libsoup Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake An integer overflow in libsoup Base64 encoding and decoding functions enables attackers either to cause denial of service and to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2009-0585). This update provides the fix for that security issue.

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2009:081

 Package : libsoup
 Date    : March 27, 2009
 Affected: 2008.0, Corporate 3.0

 Problem Description:

 An integer overflow in libsoup Base64 encoding and decoding functions
 enables attackers either to cause denial of service and to execute
 arbitrary code (CVE-2009-0585).
 This update provides the fix for that security issue.


 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 1972c4b9fcdd24c4e58a5d8126934192  2008.0/i586/libsoup-2.2_8-2.2.100-1.1mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 bdd6df7a38ef005ee0f04783dee36756  2008.0/i586/libsoup-2.2_8-devel-2.2.100-1.1mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 c99c9cabb6fd1391dc3b97850c259694  2008.0/SRPMS/libsoup-2.2.100-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 237ddbddfbee3f0f91a752e4b7433a07  2008.0/x86_64/lib64soup-2.2_8-2.2.100-1.1mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 78d90baeb9b5ac5f405577386c68159f  2008.0/x86_64/lib64soup-2.2_8-devel-2.2.100-1.1mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 c99c9cabb6fd1391dc3b97850c259694  2008.0/SRPMS/libsoup-2.2.100-1.1mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0:
 05c986deeb98dd73e1ac22d23ff605ae  corporate/3.0/i586/libsoup-1.99.28-1.2.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 e99b68c6c991d6a97698bf9b08bdf854  corporate/3.0/i586/libsoup-2.0_0-1.99.28-1.2.C30mdk.i586.rpm
 f67bb628913f0a17f6b29cb2cbc5aa6f  corporate/3.0/i586/libsoup-2.0_0-devel-1.99.28-1.2.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 2e1a20ca0d80dcf735855a5f95347646  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/libsoup-1.99.28-1.2.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 e7863b68562e8f2ea4eebb1d5c4ce05c  corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64soup-2.0_0-1.99.28-1.2.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 50fd063851379413327a6878fbe44bf3  corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64soup-2.0_0-devel-1.99.28-1.2.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
 dc97738bc5397ea6290372e6fa13bc90  corporate/3.0/x86_64/libsoup-1.99.28-1.2.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm 
 2e1a20ca0d80dcf735855a5f95347646  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/libsoup-1.99.28-1.2.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 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact


 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
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