MDKSA-2005:147 - Updated slocate packages fix vulnerability
Posted on: 08/23/2005 05:09 PM

The Mandriva Security Team has published a new security update: MDKSA-2005:147 - Updated slocate packages fix vulnerability for Mandriva Linux. Here the announcement:

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Mandriva Linux Security Update Advisory
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Package name: slocate
Advisory ID: MDKSA-2005:147
Date: August 22nd, 2005

Affected versions: 10.0, 10.1, 10.2, Corporate 3.0,
Corporate Server 2.1
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Problem Description:

A bug was discovered in the way that slocate processes very long paths.
A local user could create a carefully crafted directory structure that
would prevent updatedb from completing its filesystem scan, resulting
in an incomplete database.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?nameƊN-2005-2499
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Updated Packages:

Mandrakelinux 10.0:
8b492b8674dcd11652f28b267f314f89 10.0/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
752863ae586d26b93bc4833967d4c5cd 10.0/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.100mdk.src.rpm

Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
abd885edd206419961702efee3b76f16 amd64/10.0/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
752863ae586d26b93bc4833967d4c5cd amd64/10.0/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.100mdk.src.rpm

Mandrakelinux 10.1:
c5eb5da64a9500f2917467380ec2016b 10.1/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
734eb05ad18bd9c4955a29574b2bebd0 10.1/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.101mdk.src.rpm

Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
2d7791f13424975932551dc9e83bfceb x86_64/10.1/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
734eb05ad18bd9c4955a29574b2bebd0 x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.101mdk.src.rpm

Mandrakelinux 10.2:
fd8bf38e59bb05eea611de5b2ae70255 10.2/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
37c7654356b72327dd028e2ce3b1e9f0 10.2/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.102mdk.src.rpm

Mandrakelinux 10.2/X86_64:
8344b2bece3dca3cac1d3afbe5774936 x86_64/10.2/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
37c7654356b72327dd028e2ce3b1e9f0 x86_64/10.2/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.102mdk.src.rpm

Corporate Server 2.1:
57e13aee8eb5547443b1d6df1897a5a4 corporate/2.1/RPMS/slocate-2.7-2.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
e827615678546ce552ddea3784ea7651 corporate/2.1/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-2.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

Corporate Server 2.1/X86_64:
be3dab7dac13c4a873296f9f81d8c893 x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/slocate-2.7-2.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
e827615678546ce552ddea3784ea7651 x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-2.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0:
6410921b0027b5fbfd6357934eb8283e corporate/3.0/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
cfd5b24994f7c16a10e0fbafd86f8e47 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.C30mdk.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
0cfb14d70b0fd89f49e5ed9b42d98782 x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
cfd5b24994f7c16a10e0fbafd86f8e47 x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/slocate-2.7-4.1.C30mdk.src.rpm
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To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the
GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

security_(at)_mandriva.com
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Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
lt;security*mandriva.comgt;

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