Mandriva: 2013:063: bip
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated bip package fixes security vulnerability: Buffer overflow in Bip 0.8.8 and earlier might allow remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a series of TCP connections that triggers use of many open file [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:063
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : bip
 Date    : April 8, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated bip package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 Buffer overflow in Bip 0.8.8 and earlier might allow remote
 authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving
 a series of TCP connections that triggers use of many open file
 descriptors (CVE-2012-0806).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-0806
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0265
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 a2909e9e50beec83ae001bf64a5af1cc  mbs1/x86_64/bip-0.8.8-6.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 9e97212c437f83eec31ec9566f771177  mbs1/SRPMS/bip-0.8.8-6.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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