[Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2006:053 ] - Updated freeciv packages fix DoS vulnerabilities
Posted on: 03/08/2006 02:42 AM

The Mandriva Security Team published a new security update for Mandriva Linux. Here the announcement:

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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDKSA-2006:053
http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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Package : freeciv
Date : March 7, 2006
Affected: 2006.0
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Problem Description:

A Denial of Service vulnerability was discovered in the civserver
component of the freeciv game on certain incoming packets.

The updated packages have been patched to fix this issue.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-0047
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
5ece42ce68f081e778b3a102bccf5e1e 2006.0/RPMS/freeciv-client-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
e5d33682e9b3068e314164839f02f5d2 2006.0/RPMS/freeciv-data-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
1d264e091e3c04cae8a0a47a72c290ba 2006.0/RPMS/freeciv-server-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
c7c255e3aba2960c99837a74bd3716d1 2006.0/SRPMS/freeciv-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
eb3e1e5746478a279a8641b123c30c44 x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/freeciv-client-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
02ecd1ff1f7e66766dbe9fe93f352097 x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/freeciv-data-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
c27b2c17fddc7a182eb1e9c9a525b55e x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/freeciv-server-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
c7c255e3aba2960c99837a74bd3716d1 x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/freeciv-2.0.4-2.1.20060mdk.src.rpm
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To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the
GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

security_(at)_mandriva.com
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Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
lt;security*mandriva.comgt;
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