Mandrake: nasm buffer overflow vulnerability fix
Posted by Joe Shakespeare   
Mandrake A buffer overflow in nasm was discovered by Jonathan Rockway. This vulnerability could lead to the execution of arbitrary code when compiling a malicious assembler source file.

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                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
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 Package name:           nasm
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2005:004
 Date:                   January 6th, 2005

 Affected versions:      10.0, 10.1
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 Problem Description:

 A buffer overflow in nasm was discovered by Jonathan Rockway.  This
 vulnerability could lead to the execution of arbitrary code when
 compiling a malicious assembler source file.

 The updated packages are patched to correct the problem.
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandrakelinux 10.0:
 bfeacd381e7fbf8b99e96a2430311ed4  10.0/RPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 114bfd2649248582ad463a187a826e33  10.0/RPMS/nasm-doc-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 ed611f8bbd6cfa91b9d7944c9b815902  10.0/RPMS/nasm-rdoff-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 f431fa5e5f6a59718efcfb41edab3be3  10.0/SRPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
 dc9af90c5b786c155544f48046e9dfe4  amd64/10.0/RPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 f0c59ffd65fd1285e577af0b8ce9baa1  amd64/10.0/RPMS/nasm-doc-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 d044b7e60404106957e51e3c2841feed  amd64/10.0/RPMS/nasm-rdoff-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 f431fa5e5f6a59718efcfb41edab3be3  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1:
 47bc2f9600153b30d7e63321360b8d76  10.1/RPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 1995e7f847f816be99b917867cf9a139  10.1/RPMS/nasm-doc-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 1a2242ced53b91dfe2179a26527dca33  10.1/RPMS/nasm-rdoff-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 92183c2e2e68b8a12e3a0d6aa692763f  10.1/SRPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
 ed510372fa24800e7b0faf78e84d8a0b  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 c3fdef84d0c9b383ae78aa929d110f78  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/nasm-doc-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 3a83b689ba75be2ed28b3edea7270ea9  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/nasm-rdoff-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 92183c2e2e68b8a12e3a0d6aa692763f  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/nasm-0.98.38-1.1.101mdk.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandrakesoft for security.  You can obtain
 the GPG public key of the Mandrakelinux Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

  http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_linux-mandrake.com

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Linux Mandrake Security Team