Mandriva: Updated eggdrop package fix remote buffer overflow
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A stack-based buffer overflow in mod/server.mod/servrmsg.c in Eggdrop 1.6.18, and possibly earlier, allows user-assisted, malicious remote IRC servers to execute arbitrary code via a long private message. Updated packages fix this issue.
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDKSA-2007:175
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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 Package : eggdrop
 Date    : September 6, 2007
 Affected: 2007.0, 2007.1, Corporate 3.0
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 Problem Description:
 
 A stack-based buffer overflow in mod/server.mod/servrmsg.c in Eggdrop
 1.6.18, and possibly earlier, allows user-assisted, malicious remote
 IRC servers to execute arbitrary code via a long private message.
 
 Updated packages fix this issue.
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 References:
 
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-2807
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 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2007.0:
 42c9df2265dca3aa08ac313581d2f79e  2007.0/i586/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm 
 0b8dab3bb20fa77b8110fba70c0cf42d  2007.0/SRPMS/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64:
 dbe358c197ea69243ea96536814b089c  2007.0/x86_64/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm 
 0b8dab3bb20fa77b8110fba70c0cf42d  2007.0/SRPMS/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.1:
 a56c9816445a5b4967d03d144aade848  2007.1/i586/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.1.i586.rpm 
 d8eb704c902f6118cec187ec6cd67bae  2007.1/SRPMS/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2007.1/X86_64:
 69824e4cf05c6aaed125d3ce5b035d49  2007.1/x86_64/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.1.x86_64.rpm 
 d8eb704c902f6118cec187ec6cd67bae  2007.1/SRPMS/eggdrop-1.6.17-3.1mdv2007.1.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0:
 885019e8d2f6b0cfb9de05156d64444e  corporate/3.0/i586/eggdrop-1.6.15-3.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm 
 aa1cb17308f08bec5f524d41495e5fc9  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/eggdrop-1.6.15-3.1.C30mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
 6913fb0a2f783d2614f34883e40d7664  corporate/3.0/x86_64/eggdrop-1.6.15-3.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm 
 aa1cb17308f08bec5f524d41495e5fc9  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/eggdrop-1.6.15-3.1.C30mdk.src.rpm
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 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team