DSA 1597-1: New mt-daapd packages fix several vulnerabilities
Posted on: 06/12/2008 06:20 PM

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

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-1597-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Devin Carraway
June 12, 2008 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : mt-daapd
Vulnerability : multiple vulnerabilities
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s) : CVE-2007-5824 CVE-2007-5825 CVE-2008-1771
Debian Bug : 459961 476241

Three vulnerabilities have been discovered in the mt-daapd DAAP audio
server (also known as the Firefly Media Server). The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following three
problems:

CVE-2007-5824

Insufficient validation and bounds checking of the Authorization:
HTTP header enables a heap buffer overflow, potentially enabling
the execution of arbitrary code.

CVE-2007-5825

Format string vulnerabilities in debug logging within the
authentication of XML-RPC requests could enable the execution of
arbitrary code.

CVE-2008-1771

An integer overflow weakness in the handling of HTTP POST
variables could allow a heap buffer overflow and potentially
arbitrary code execution.

For the stable distribution (etch), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.9~r1696-1.3.

We recommend that you upgrade your mt-daapd 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 GNU/Linux 4.0 alias etch
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Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 765 a303c40811df75fd395c28485d038ceb
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 8929 a565dacb5773182a44b367b6c78a0da8
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 995301 c427c26e93914290b7cd615835ea333a

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 637280 653700658a98af964ca5fabf5ff4086b

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 610844 9297976354240c5a75b2c3636fe0746d

arm architecture (ARM)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 593834 58ccb78ac69ba94fff63580d19abec49

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 628712 9424c2f2edb35321b05a59d7ef37b0d8

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 598872 3ffa9c84c8fac6542b0ee05ff0bb26a0

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 680088 e8135a0ad1e70a95e4d0d6eafe475303

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 620220 156fd7841ebbf48977ffbc5dd1df35e6

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 615246 fcc02299e63b17c6d29621769a79efd8

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 620258 959237abd21efeb7b486bb092ad81d5e

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 623142 a74cec69d272a1ba4fe9d232b992b572

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mt-daapd/mt-daapd_0.2.4+r1376-1.1+etch1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 595390 6eb767c6fb3d4a12448928f31754f0c5


These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
its next update.

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For apt-get: deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
Package info: `apt-cache show lt;pkggt;' and http://packages.debian.org/lt;pkggt;
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