DSA 1292-1: New qt4-x11 packages fix cross-site scripting vulnerability
Posted on: 05/16/2007 01:25 AM

The Debian Security Team published a new security update for Debian GNU/Linux. Here the announcement:

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-1292-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Noah Meyerhans
May 15, 2007
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Package : qt4-x11
Vulnerability : missing input validation
Problem type : local (remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s) : CVE-2007-0242
BugTraq ID : 23269
Debian Bug : 417391

Andreas Nolden discovered a bug in the UTF8 decoding routines in
qt4-x11, a C++ GUI library framework, that could allow remote
attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) and directory
traversal attacks via long sequences that decode to dangerous
metacharacters.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version
4.2.1-2etch1

For the testing and unstable distribution (lenny and sid, respectively),
this problem has been fixed in version 4.2.2-2

We recommend that you upgrade your qt4-x11 package.

Upgrade instructions
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wget url
will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given below:

apt-get update
will update the internal database
apt-get upgrade
will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.

Debian (stable)
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Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-x11_4.2.1-2etch1.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 1390 4c2ac9fc65dc3d31b90473d7ec038f1f
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-x11_4.2.1.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 37069122 2ab1c88084f55b94809f025a8503bf18
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-x11_4.2.1-2etch1.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 22806 26c69455f8d09fffdfb9413a18f69174

Architecture independent packages:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-doc_4.2.1-2etch1_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 21219244 450031c80fd48650103cb7dfb72ea4d3

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-core_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1275656 9881f80acbf96bd8279b1ea27bd01486
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1382940 c69e58cc57b87c77332d21f9b8325f94
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 804814 bdda30be03d1c5cda09caf4c3b7e8803
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-sql_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 354964 14a3d2e028391002861dc94d448880b4
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-qtconfig_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 99652 99eddea5a7be2cfccff4689955ebe7b4
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-debug_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 57674544 824c85f2ab97e6f480d60730e7244e13
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-dev_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4784924 76f7f0e56ad72818a905ce5f6eaf55f0
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-designer_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1105144 274482c1b490076e2f05c758ec4dc495
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-gui_4.2.1-2etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4983572 1805e33b31231fea005abf49c40f3f59

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-designer_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1060908 d1132452139c18dd3d2ac96608a4c8f0
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-gui_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4450316 a4c5af2560005fe85390c54f26118364
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1218820 98d8ef5491e28a96d4ce1e1392341819
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-dev_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4289826 072954140ccc4baa4869479f52a22d54
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-sql_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 314114 3c4fbf8805f823cce3a19663749ce28f
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-debug_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 57719944 6623d3a7b981512c9ade3377d56f1293
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-core_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1149424 77f92b9998c9e72cd55be91743a98b74
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 745864 777718c827eb9469d1b0d00e3c022f99
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-qtconfig_4.2.1-2etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 93040 617ba9729040e8e807de83a42c5faff5

arm architecture (ARM)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-designer_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1055018 c366aa156f8e69a474c48564bc62c961
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-qtconfig_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 93776 7a9f2fe985d327054315b9395d9a2302
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1298716 e310e6d3f68b3d253a127c9568659bce
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-dev_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4541218 ffd64eb36975ea6966fa97ccc475e876
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-debug_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 56246534 31a36213f160a55ace99aae498e7365d
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-core_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1210244 bb4fac86e13a3517f2e44c86a9c27740
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-gui_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4794816 6ed6b5646d239e646b5801c18b74acd2
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-sql_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 307298 a7b9d7864221d557ac0d5095e63dc4f8
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 770368 8d6748f88f3a9351298e0e347f408a43

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 809216 1fe4fc9cdfe28bfad2414b4bec85af74
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-designer_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1128178 b8f54f880176fe7e12895ad9064c7c93
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-core_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1340368 255976d3ae74ca14515472d488901e64
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Size/MD5 checksum: 58312188 d2f094e801e33e16a9446fe3572ca610
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-sql_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 355658 a95ec7dcf56c20b954aee8ff10b0f173
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-dev_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4739266 4143c9da6aa61901a3625d77c5c3c153
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-qtconfig_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 96074 140da2f0044b74ad4383d25ed34fc468
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-gui_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 5280406 781a99fd06622a1990eaabd07d2e2712
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1465076 dbd19481eb0e288eb7feeb31166821b4

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-qtconfig_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 94586 eb2c6657681088447e0a585adf983138
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-designer_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1066694 0c65ef16a35d69e972071299e1d3a13e
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-gui_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4550080 81753f24013af9c577c7eb771434afbc
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-dev_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4199428 bbf899840ae7286865a92c9e17940291
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-sql_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 312216 48fc45a20df755a11f06e17b34800fa6
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-debug_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 57201286 b3050cfaf7da40499b893a10d34303f0
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1251866 754eca55b5ff761ac5bcaf210561dd72
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 746044 b488d7f7346dabef14ca25337efc5b94
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-core_4.2.1-2etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1166868 5c6e7224ac092a5d662c21348bab2faf

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-debug_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 60656170 7b72a4b2d98515ee515a7f10c9de1054
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-designer_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1157546 51a41ba4dbacde924848a945a1f81b21
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-dev_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 5375122 f5650dc28f8d1904477f84fa002a53ff
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1740530 5203ed92c63ece02d823fa33bba90f19
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-gui_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 6199458 d80d3c0c99eedff63b6232e19c5251fa
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-sql_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 462094 4dbedf485d1ec9b8f58da266dc8d401c
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 905070 433ea41ca28261e92f47f743963f1468
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-core_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1546870 a689b021b507768cd7d0baeb2754934a
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-qtconfig_4.2.1-2etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 108218 fa39a4c25e8bda9df57226b85922ac14

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 775224 97d4a39c282ca5a44ba10d74c6e1074d
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1267642 52a55aac3703510174eff514946e4621
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-gui_4.2.1-2etch1_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4575350 ee7acf7cc6cebaf05ddd3a31a1fadf27
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-dev_4.2.1-2etch1_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 4509728 db94a4a237eaefa2bf447f94bc888ec9
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-designer_4.2.1-2etch1_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1093532 d0aa4bcf536d5d7989cd8071af33217c
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Size/MD5 checksum: 60613590 1b0d386bcca8a00db87ca5a4e23e402a
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Size/MD5 checksum: 1180824 54c2a87fd8d67361ebf5c78270f6a66b
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Size/MD5 checksum: 320206 7789c807a1fe31b4864c0c7807d4726f
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Size/MD5 checksum: 89790 7d8dc360830c9e26886997b7d936f865

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-debug_4.2.1-2etch1_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 58682414 6ccf415d98066de8c88740f333650e75
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Size/MD5 checksum: 88984 f0d917896869a60c73d04143da8eb9ed
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Size/MD5 checksum: 4501958 e639d6d42ebcf1740d89aab3d0bb2349
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1244648 a61de73073314a993b1c496269f2386b
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Size/MD5 checksum: 1165558 56cdfe56228f4997fdb4d55de9fe69c7
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Size/MD5 checksum: 767872 12efd46d666b5bba92988f8978d9de2f
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Size/MD5 checksum: 1084962 c84ae262e8e990b023b983398c2fa264
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Size/MD5 checksum: 317962 86654f4e48815b73433cc490552bac34
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powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1260698 434fe2dea53091d065a051ebdfd185df
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Size/MD5 checksum: 314962 62d1fc646a8c3bfb4088de4cf8eefd0c
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Size/MD5 checksum: 745092 1e2dbc6fcf92f9d7dd4dab742801b2b5
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Size/MD5 checksum: 92554 b8b238fa9a91213c282d6acb4a36c01a
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Size/MD5 checksum: 4305914 ec352d9fa9ba15e7ad8d3208a1f4e88f
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Size/MD5 checksum: 4613226 3d8e6ecb9ff861f444b04e5c0032f6d5
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Size/MD5 checksum: 59534372 abe612c0bd5106df037b8d13773474b1
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Size/MD5 checksum: 1208706 80591ac1f934fc4586cf75c3f18a2ef9

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/libqt4-qt3support_4.2.1-2etch1_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1293112 98d87330afadfceeb02a9485ae462f09
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/q/qt4-x11/qt4-dev-tools_4.2.1-2etch1_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 755026 9f57b048c549abf1d5afbce1254c0866
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Size/MD5 checksum: 1234676 e0ebb9c25313368b191a1787abf45068
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Size/MD5 checksum: 334764 0c2bc32d9b9b556c36afd728ca611dd8
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Size/MD5 checksum: 60276010 62f1448ae21529981eaf5c951e88934c
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Size/MD5 checksum: 84988 59d44e33d426d4c0cd33cc73d2408bfb
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Size/MD5 checksum: 4187694 c96e42864ad741ce3937df5b3d6a4859
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Size/MD5 checksum: 1055562 c7991163a1460813235e40bedb1a09de
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Size/MD5 checksum: 4604590 fb787e541f7e908a2de260a59c4273a3


These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
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