[Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2006:092 ] - Updated mpg123 packages fix DoS vulnerability.
Posted on: 05/27/2006 01:12 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-2006:092
http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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Package : mpg123
Date : May 26, 2006
Affected: 2006.0, Corporate 3.0
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Problem Description:

An unspecified vulnerability in mpg123 0.59r allows user-complicit
attackers to trigger a segmentation fault and possibly have other impacts
via a certain MP3 file, as demonstrated by mpg1DoS3.

Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-1655
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Linux 2006.0:
3e3dcfc54cb168f7eb6b325e7c83a574 2006.0/RPMS/mpg123-0.59r-23.1.20060mdk.i586.rpm
518f076afb71d5f5b66093f9494bf7cf 2006.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-23.1.20060mdk.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2006.0/X86_64:
8102eaf3b00119bbd4f52df6f4737979 x86_64/2006.0/RPMS/mpg123-0.59r-23.1.20060mdk.x86_64.rpm
518f076afb71d5f5b66093f9494bf7cf x86_64/2006.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-23.1.20060mdk.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0:
529769657e10f16a5b33e24d4d4c33e6 corporate/3.0/RPMS/mpg123-0.59r-22.3.C30mdk.i586.rpm
7577161720deea5dd3fc87b38e5e096e corporate/3.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-22.3.C30mdk.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
2bd6ba7d63eac96a9397fe38fe00d059 x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/mpg123-0.59r-22.3.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
7577161720deea5dd3fc87b38e5e096e x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/mpg123-0.59r-22.3.C30mdk.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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