Mandriva: Updated libneon0.26 packages fix vulnerability
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake An array index error in the URI parser in neon 0.26.0 to 0.26.2 could possibly allow remote malicious servers to cause a crash via a URI with non-ASCII characters. This vulnerability may only exist on 64bit systems. Updated packages are patched to address this issue.
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2007:013
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : libneon0.26
 Date    : January 12, 2007
 Affected: 2007.0
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 Problem Description:
 
 An array index error in the URI parser in neon 0.26.0 to 0.26.2 could
 possibly allow remote malicious servers to cause a crash via a URI with
 non-ASCII characters.  This vulnerability may only exist on 64bit
 systems.

 Updated packages are patched to address this issue.
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 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-0157
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 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2007.0:
 1421f85cd23952a83277e289fb45cfaa  2007.0/i586/libneon0.26-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 07660fed4e901cec7f221662b84c0065  2007.0/i586/libneon0.26-devel-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
 9ea39f058c170f92e3b64456a016bc2c  2007.0/i586/libneon0.26-static-devel-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 
 16dfa5adfcf08105e6a95ee6cc3a3c24  2007.0/SRPMS/libneon0.26-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64:
 a1f3cf9e84b0c51c88751064a365b511  2007.0/x86_64/lib64neon0.26-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 add591ef02ed13504a839a9c8b6030dc  2007.0/x86_64/lib64neon0.26-devel-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
 559f542e49f886a14176312679c6517d  2007.0/x86_64/lib64neon0.26-static-devel-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 
 16dfa5adfcf08105e6a95ee6cc3a3c24  2007.0/SRPMS/libneon0.26-0.26.1-2.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm
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 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team