Libxml2/Pure-FTPd/Squid Updates for Gentoo
Posted on: 10/27/2011 11:43 AM

The following three updates has been released for Gentoo Linux: [ GLSA 201110-26 ] libxml2: Multiple vulnerabilities, [ GLSA 201110-25 ] Pure-FTPd: Multiple vulnerabilities, and [ GLSA 201110-24 ] Squid: Multiple vulnerabilities

[ GLSA 201110-26 ] libxml2: Multiple vulnerabilities
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201110-26
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http://security.gentoo.org/
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Severity: High
Title: libxml2: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: October 26, 2011
Bugs: #345555, #370715, #386985
ID: 201110-26

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Synopsis
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Multiple vulnerabilities were found in libxml2 which could lead to
execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service.

Background
==========

libxml2 is the XML C parser and toolkit developed for the Gnome
project.

Affected packages
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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 dev-libs/libxml2 < 2.7.8-r3 >= 2.7.8-r3

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libxml2. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A local or remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with
the privileges of the application or cause a Denial of Service.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All libxml2 users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/libxml2-2.7.8-r3"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2010-4008
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4008
[ 2 ] CVE-2010-4494
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4494
[ 3 ] CVE-2011-1944
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1944
[ 4 ] CVE-2011-2821
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2821
[ 5 ] CVE-2011-2834
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-2834

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201110-26.xml

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2011 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5




[ GLSA 201110-25 ] Pure-FTPd: Multiple vulnerabilities
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201110-25
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http://security.gentoo.org/
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Severity: Normal
Title: Pure-FTPd: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: October 26, 2011
Bugs: #358375, #365751
ID: 201110-25

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities were found in Pure-FTPd allowing attackers to
inject FTP commands or cause a Denial of Service.

Background
==========

Pure-FTPd is a fast, production-quality and standards-compliant FTP
server.

Affected packages
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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 net-ftp/pure-ftpd < 1.0.32 >= 1.0.32

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Pure-FTPd. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Remote unauthenticated attackers may be able to inject FTP commands or
cause a Denial of Service.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All pure-ftpd users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-ftp/pure-ftpd-1.0.32"

NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since May 14, 2011. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2011-0418
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0418
[ 2 ] CVE-2011-1575
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1575

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201110-25.xml

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2011 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5




[ GLSA 201110-24 ] Squid: Multiple vulnerabilities
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201110-24
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Severity: High
Title: Squid: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: October 26, 2011
Bugs: #279379, #279380, #301828, #334263, #381065, #386215
ID: 201110-24

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities were found in Squid allowing attackers to
execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service.

Background
==========

Squid is a full-featured web proxy cache.

Affected packages
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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 net-proxy/squid < 3.1.15 >= 3.1.15

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Squid. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Remote unauthenticated attackers may be able to execute arbitrary code
with the privileges of the Squid process or cause a Denial of Service.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All squid users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-proxy/squid-3.1.15"

NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since September 4, 2011. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2009-2621
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-2621
[ 2 ] CVE-2009-2622
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-2622
[ 3 ] CVE-2009-2855
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-2855
[ 4 ] CVE-2010-0308
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-0308
[ 5 ] CVE-2010-0639
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-0639
[ 6 ] CVE-2010-2951
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-2951
[ 7 ] CVE-2010-3072
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-3072
[ 8 ] CVE-2011-3205
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3205

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201110-24.xml

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2011 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5







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