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Mandriva: 2014:016: spice Print E-mail
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Mandrake Updated spice packages fix security vulnerability: A stack-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the reds_handle_ticket() function in the spice-server library handled decryption of ticket data provided by the client. A remote user able [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2014:016
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : spice
 Date    : January 22, 2014
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated spice packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 A stack-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the way the
 reds_handle_ticket() function in the spice-server library handled
 decryption of ticket data provided by the client. A remote user able
 to initiate a SPICE connection to an application acting as a SPICE
 server could use this flaw to crash the application (CVE-2013-4282).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4282
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0022.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 f054ba777f3e168eb87bb2ee6abfd193  mbs1/x86_64/lib64spice-server1-0.12.2-5.2.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 4d7457a8fc40a236a3dc9383ce4c1ff3  mbs1/x86_64/lib64spice-server-devel-0.12.2-5.2.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 4f4cfaf5098d6fd2a434e2dec4008da4  mbs1/x86_64/spice-client-0.12.2-5.2.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 03a3e63dc3eefbdd801006700bf66568  mbs1/SRPMS/spice-0.12.2-5.2.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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