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Mandriva: 2011:194: icu Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in icu: A stack-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way ICU performed variant canonicalization for some locale identifiers. If a specially-crafted locale representation was opened in an application [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2011:194
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : icu
 Date    : December 27, 2011
 Affected: 2010.1, 2011., Enterprise Server 5.0
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 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in icu:
 
 A stack-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way ICU
 performed variant canonicalization for some locale identifiers. If a
 specially-crafted locale representation was opened in an application
 linked against ICU, it could cause the application to crash or,
 possibly, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user
 running the application (CVE-2011-4599).
 
 The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-4599
 http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=765812
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2010.1:
 f636ef5c8fc11c9ef228c888a5f1c375  2010.1/i586/icu-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 05305bca0946dd6a7af31a4644b10be6  2010.1/i586/icu-doc-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 641aeb15718c51525e66c24a0aa1372c  2010.1/i586/libicu44-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 cb1dbefda3ae9267a598172ec0ba00a9  2010.1/i586/libicu-devel-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm 
 d480dfccb101762e8c11382b03996736  2010.1/SRPMS/icu-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2010.1/X86_64:
 bc6f3753043c82300093e5772646cabb  2010.1/x86_64/icu-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 d301f0e3490e6af029c6b8a51aea63ae  2010.1/x86_64/icu-doc-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 98a1dcf68dc12d6c5189fc080d647541  2010.1/x86_64/lib64icu44-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 6ec9e6563d871b8a9f683915a4a6dfcf  2010.1/x86_64/lib64icu-devel-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm 
 d480dfccb101762e8c11382b03996736  2010.1/SRPMS/icu-4.4-2.1mdv2010.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2011:
 c6184666829529808d7b65e4209ca391  2011/i586/icu-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 77d6ea5d2ba58045febed9e6dd16b3c9  2011/i586/icu-doc-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 f80f2e5939004c39ff0ca904477663ca  2011/i586/libicu48-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 6d7c5371aeab199d7b8d3ecaf8f34dda  2011/i586/libicu-devel-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm 
 ee26c16f6df9d3fd286cf92e6e70498e  2011/SRPMS/icu-4.8-1.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2011/X86_64:
 6702892b293ac39440ee2d2fe0adf597  2011/x86_64/icu-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 8189ac1634256646f111b3fe6e7aa365  2011/x86_64/icu-doc-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 81d72178292ee239eb4e8d5efa0b8ced  2011/x86_64/lib64icu48-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 355101426ad51b28a174dfe51d0605ce  2011/x86_64/lib64icu-devel-4.8-1.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm 
 ee26c16f6df9d3fd286cf92e6e70498e  2011/SRPMS/icu-4.8-1.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5:
 9db3d3e64e0ecfcb43bfb3568df1b5b9  mes5/i586/icu-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 e5cf53874c0cdd9e0837d65976a3a33f  mes5/i586/icu-doc-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 fc8920ecd40c9677051d6b43808cba2b  mes5/i586/libicu40-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 11802680627a69e7daf22b3ea3d3097e  mes5/i586/libicu-devel-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm 
 03386290a0c985306d574d198df2870b  mes5/SRPMS/icu-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64:
 d4e8f9d23253330afde15792ee0da5c5  mes5/x86_64/icu-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 42c2e4967eaf25f682af35c1d74c3fbb  mes5/x86_64/icu-doc-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 f5856b5cb0239396ba96a58ee90eb123  mes5/x86_64/lib64icu40-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 b38aff30d218259d3645511166ce0643  mes5/x86_64/lib64icu-devel-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm 
 03386290a0c985306d574d198df2870b  mes5/SRPMS/icu-4.0-2.2mdvmes5.2.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
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
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