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Mandriva: 2012:009: perl Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability has been found and corrected in perl: Eval injection in the Digest module before 1.17 for Perl allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the new constructor (CVE-2011-3597). [More...]

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2012:009

 Package : perl
 Date    : January 18, 2012
 Affected: Enterprise Server 5.0

 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been found and corrected in perl:
 Eval injection in the Digest module before 1.17 for Perl allows
 context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary commands via the
 new constructor (CVE-2011-3597).
 The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.


 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5:
 fd9783a1f65d16aad7576cd2252b9815  mes5/i586/perl-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 1c5de8eb53d0e0a6b6f13d3ef9593ccd  mes5/i586/perl-base-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 81e1cb7cb1d4d5643dc5f4877d6c9bcf  mes5/i586/perl-devel-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 359d70c0a25a880032c62951ef9f73d5  mes5/i586/perl-doc-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 b6e93b6999b36fc7126a0d8c72dfa89d  mes5/i586/perl-suid-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm 
 ada6308c9ff77d9f00eb8a9a50161cc2  mes5/SRPMS/perl-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64:
 fd5e6046098c0058f89d3450440b990a  mes5/x86_64/perl-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 03707243b35433c2a4b457ea28e8c07c  mes5/x86_64/perl-base-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 d1848a1544443de9c9d2b483d9873ebf  mes5/x86_64/perl-devel-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 c75b1de99042200711b988ab7ec1d3f5  mes5/x86_64/perl-doc-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 5bffec684de883588db7c3b6b98fd351  mes5/x86_64/perl-suid-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm 
 ada6308c9ff77d9f00eb8a9a50161cc2  mes5/SRPMS/perl-5.10.0-25.4mdvmes5.2.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 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

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