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Mandriva: 2013:094: jakarta-poi Print E-mail
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Mandrake Updated jakarta-poi packages fix security vulnerability: It was discovered that Apache POI, a Java implementation of the Microsoft Office file formats, would allocate arbitrary amounts of memory when processing crafted documents. This could impact the [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:094
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : jakarta-poi
 Date    : April 10, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated jakarta-poi packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 It was discovered that Apache POI, a Java implementation of the
 Microsoft Office file formats, would allocate arbitrary amounts
 of memory when processing crafted documents. This could impact the
 stability of the Java virtual machine (CVE-2012-0213).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-0213
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2013-0044
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 1543b16e05cc5159bc06de733b401428  mbs1/x86_64/jakarta-poi-3.1-0.0.5.1.mbs1.noarch.rpm
 cd9cb91ac3c148afc695a86ef6ca8a19  mbs1/x86_64/jakarta-poi-javadoc-3.1-0.0.5.1.mbs1.noarch.rpm
 a342501f233bb08f77f2fd4d3803e25d  mbs1/x86_64/jakarta-poi-manual-3.1-0.0.5.1.mbs1.noarch.rpm 
 68666dc3187d8c1da5f35365f36efdcb  mbs1/SRPMS/jakarta-poi-3.1-0.0.5.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 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/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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