Mandriva: 2013:099: libytnef
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated libytnef package fixes security vulnerability: Function DecompressRTF() in libytnef 1.5 leads to a buffer overflow on certain TNEF files (presumably, on files, generated by some recent versions of MS software). [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:099
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : libytnef
 Date    : April 10, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated libytnef package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 Function DecompressRTF() in libytnef 1.5 leads to a buffer overflow
 on certain TNEF files (presumably, on files, generated by some recent
 versions of MS software).
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 References:

 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0201
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 32e01fd30340a009a309507c32668445  mbs1/x86_64/lib64ytnef0-1.5-6.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 1050d21a527e7a99dcfc04edeb2d4f5e  mbs1/x86_64/lib64ytnef-devel-1.5-6.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 5d72fa442c33cc9d69e0377cf51237e2  mbs1/SRPMS/libytnef-1.5-6.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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