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Mandriva: 2014:039: libgadu Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated libgadu packages fix security vulnerability: A malicious server or man-in-the-middle could send a large value for Content-Length and cause an integer overflow which could lead to a buffer overflow in Gadu-Gadu HTTP parsing (CVE-2013-6487). [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2014:039
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : libgadu
 Date    : February 18, 2014
 Affected: Business Server 1.0, Enterprise Server 5.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated libgadu packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 A malicious server or man-in-the-middle could send a large value for
 Content-Length and cause an integer overflow which could lead to a
 buffer overflow in Gadu-Gadu HTTP parsing (CVE-2013-6487).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-6487
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0074.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5:
 65640d78caeb724856896f6ac5f6ccbf  mes5/i586/libgadu3-1.8.1-2.2mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 23e13f92896af06860593ece27a3a2e5  mes5/i586/libgadu-devel-1.8.1-2.2mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm 
 2c454d07d7d9abb15fddefe39360c38a  mes5/SRPMS/libgadu-1.8.1-2.2mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64:
 4230f0fb619aeccc503dc95ac9e90798  mes5/x86_64/lib64gadu3-1.8.1-2.2mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 69effc40493fd6a8d8bd9c8b6bb560ef  mes5/x86_64/lib64gadu-devel-1.8.1-2.2mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm 
 2c454d07d7d9abb15fddefe39360c38a  mes5/SRPMS/libgadu-1.8.1-2.2mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 16f19b3210caefdcb38653f2c8684792  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gadu3-1.11.3-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 9301c10131e11e8ea6ff25f3c804acec  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gadu-devel-1.11.3-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 07ae07079d369cb322c2af5c254bdc66  mbs1/SRPMS/libgadu-1.11.3-1.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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