DSA 993-2: New GnuPG packages fix broken signature check
Posted on: 03/13/2006 03:32 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 993-2 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Martin Schulze
March 13th, 2006 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : gnupg
Vulnerability : programming error
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2006-0049

Tavis Ormandy noticed that gnupg, the GNU privacy guard - a free PGP
replacement, can be tricked to emit a "good signature" status message
when a valid signature is included which does not belong to the data
packet. This update basically adds fixed packages for woody whose
version turned out to be vulnerable as well.

For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.6-4woody5.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.4.1-1.sarge3.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.4.2.2-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your gnupg 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 3.0 alias woody
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Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 579 b34d5a5996b358e713e2e8bb71dc6404
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 7866 5e36a3c06fae2b3d96a9db65988fffbd
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 1941676 7c319a9e5e70ad9bc3bf0d7b5008a508

Alpha architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1150716 ff72280db81dbc60041cd91a0d307ee6

ARM architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 987194 1ca0bbdaaec049b128996cdd9f776834

Intel IA-32 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 966800 52e985fbb5e9bcd7baa320c549b7b70c

Intel IA-64 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1271958 27317f852e24ce3784ec62aec0860c6a

HP Precision architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1059666 5b73bdfab02c7c8184b58db2c3e0b240

Motorola 680x0 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_m68k.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 942614 c15e8b65687c52530e48665669dde8c3

Big endian MIPS architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1035974 ce95aa0adb6060fc68119c4df3492293

Little endian MIPS architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1036400 f40b42f381d7f04004f219c16de542fc

PowerPC architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1009720 8b0372d551b48829ce6be7d0f69f6559

IBM S/390 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1002210 deef79ef16b8f5bac2b32f912caac46c

Sun Sparc architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.0.6-4woody5_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1003974 2bf876aa4b6a50cb3aadb7ef2e233f69


Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 680 8f2f1848dcdfe9d143d8e9352ef918ca
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 19639 9ffb89fa0a770568ddd80a11e3eada78
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 4059170 1cc77c6943baaa711222e954bbd785e5

Alpha architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 2155538 07b4643bf4cd05639a261fa0b3fa6a89

AMD64 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_amd64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1963222 52cdf1bb1a228427abd31abff411a946

ARM architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1899232 c52b0d652506e2384340d67f8126a1b2

Intel IA-32 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1908754 cd9c2257b8c7149a92131abbdaef498c

Intel IA-64 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 2324736 3553c75fac7cdc0a7d157c20aad4525c

HP Precision architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 2004042 2bb61f214979d403de8e3eab35c4ef00

Motorola 680x0 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_m68k.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1810978 8da1cbf5b8291ff54194010881832bf1

Big endian MIPS architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_mips.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 2000618 dfcf0ab7c9f5b3aada55bc27c1f1119d

Little endian MIPS architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 2007396 6d99bcd4559ef9a73d43cedd8b8d1680

PowerPC architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1957560 570ae516c68d6803aeafce048e0f978c

IBM S/390 architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1966774 2f4a27beba4ff1fc96ef11d9e77b7ec1

Sun Sparc architecture:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gnupg/gnupg_1.4.1-1.sarge3_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1897162 8520ccf5a05546d18a641a480b5926ac


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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