MDKSA-2005:236 - Updated fetchmail packages fix vulnerability
Posted on: 12/24/2005 06:22 AM

The Mandriva Security Team published a new security update: MDKSA-2005:236 - Updated fetchmail packages fix vulnerability for Mandriva Linux. Here the announcement:

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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2005:236
http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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Package : fetchmail
Date : December 23, 2005
Affected: 10.1, 10.2, 2006.0, Corporate 3.0
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Problem Description:

Fetchmail before 6.3.1 and before 6.2.5.5, when configured for
multidrop mode, allows remote attackers to cause a DoS (application
crash) by sending messages without headers from upstream mail
servers.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?nameƊN-2005-4348
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Linux 10.1:
9c8726e3d841d87b9cc64a9ce3497021 10.1/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.i586.rpm
83258675518c03144515f89ae8c78be4 10.1/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.i586.rpm
321a0d1e90bbe0fdb128b96a42ff8e20 10.1/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.i586.rpm
fbfde9ae3b5d9e343282d48b1f1053c8 10.1/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 10.1/X86_64:
ff6fb1245bcf6edf9247ad71669d4c46 x86_64/10.1/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
efb6b95e1ff2c7723460b9c1ac7e4200 x86_64/10.1/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
31c794fae961246e263db99fca4308eb x86_64/10.1/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
fbfde9ae3b5d9e343282d48b1f1053c8 x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-5.3.101mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 10.2:
49e0f1a245c001f08117e20542119796 10.2/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.i586.rpm
c8d3515770d91ff96190e6e10c400169 10.2/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.i586.rpm
34feb39cc4766bdb9e15df201d085ed0 10.2/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.i586.rpm
fbf579f130896de2c645a8460dd88862 10.2/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 10.2/X86_64:
489f797385cc55c378a3faf50faa898e x86_64/10.2/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
d6c123681c17748de5f17c2399fdb7c4 x86_64/10.2/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
9e6b77b062ab162d4c215032dc7714f3 x86_64/10.2/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
fbf579f130896de2c645a8460dd88862 x86_64/10.2/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-10.4.102mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
e09c0856591976733a1bc8041e8eb93c 2006.0/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
aba5a8c643b15149976c30ba11116540 2006.0/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
d683b66431939e6106b3fee6b8b500f5 2006.0/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.i586.rpm
bb8c5a81a1299a855594849851615d17 2006.0/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
2567bef9f4fc2b8d91fae1e5539d5920 x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
33a88c8055504ab5c741be8c84ab1a81 x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
b2e430f97aed6f30e18144ee57b17b8f x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
bb8c5a81a1299a855594849851615d17 x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-11.2.20060mdk.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0:
51c54e861eec7692a76b3f5b91bab4b9 corporate/3.0/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm
41c74970c74af1fce8eae213f60d108e corporate/3.0/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm
53fe277159d6771d83d40c99c3418f51 corporate/3.0/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm
477f8ec8d7ccaba94a529fd4ead38f11 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
7f806d8e2858a008799f0766503f0c7a x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
cb3793ad31fb347d9daf894d7ec7d318 x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/fetchmailconf-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
8030300459d198b72b9e9a83909fc0fb x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/fetchmail-daemon-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
477f8ec8d7ccaba94a529fd4ead38f11 x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/fetchmail-6.2.5-3.3.C30mdk.src.rpm
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To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate 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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