Mandriva: 2013:133: usbmuxd
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated usbmuxd packages fix security vulnerability: It was discovered that usbmuxd did not correctly perform bounds checking when processing the SerialNumber field of USB devices. An attacker with physical access could use this to crash usbmuxd [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:133
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : usbmuxd
 Date    : April 10, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated usbmuxd packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 It was discovered that usbmuxd did not correctly perform bounds
 checking when processing the SerialNumber field of USB devices. An
 attacker with physical access could use this to crash usbmuxd
 or potentially execute arbitrary code as the 'usbmux' user
 (CVE-2012-0065).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-0065
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0228
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 98b47906fa5816c823043ddf9502ccd9  mbs1/x86_64/lib64usbmuxd1-1.0.7-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 5b1d14d3d61e526a8723e48d760e6c25  mbs1/x86_64/lib64usbmuxd-devel-1.0.7-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 71d043ba9ea7c4f78d7526ad8bdf1cb8  mbs1/x86_64/usbmuxd-1.0.7-3.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 aa575ce62a21d528d5caba5144f21291  mbs1/SRPMS/usbmuxd-1.0.7-3.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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