DSA 2042-1: New iscsitarget packages fix arbitrary code execution
Posted on: 05/06/2010 12:20 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-2042-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Luciano Bello
May 5th, 2010 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : iscsitarget
Vulnerability : format string
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
Debian bug : 574935
CVE ID : CVE-2010-0743

Florent Daigniere discovered multiple format string vulnerabilities in Linux
SCSI target framework (which is known as iscsitarget under Debian) allow remote
attackers to cause a denial of service in the ietd daemon. The flaw could be
trigger by sending a carefully-crafted Internet Storage Name Service (iSNS)
request.


For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1.

For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.4.17+svn229-1.4.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.4.17+svn229-1.4.


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

Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 1193 df8ae44c0366731c4102f1c5290f6c15
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 354607 7105541d6b64f75852a725bcc26636bf
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 6743 d529b9d00d84471b032a425596ee63fe

Architecture independent packages:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget-source_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 42926 006bfefbd074b9dbf72843ef643ff8df

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 67210 14b0bdb4c8ec37cbafdea7794e23abd8

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 60612 109ce97790e712a34de0f35900013b4c

arm architecture (ARM)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 56720 18811f116a76d7313a2a3a28110cf826

armel architecture (ARM EABI)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_armel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 54884 3e461faf8c4894b16ca5ef30fe984f9d

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 61690 e782044016a48646e518672dab64fa38

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 55872 4b76ecbc8b77f188fddeb22c85340730

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 78788 64e434cc92a5c15464bbd686cf42b5e5

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 60938 4bd9648a4d57aebbf988bd109d50db31

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 60864 7f6bae57597af59dec08361837b52e6a

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 63610 1c2e92e14e5880718638fc4f73e35e3f

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 60210 5ad590f73d54b0524c95e9281e30a2ae

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/iscsitarget/iscsitarget_0.4.16+svn162-3.1+lenny1_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 55122 1ddde4c48656b1db8121312202d40c76


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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