[Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2006:220 ] - Updated libgsf packages fix heap buffer overflow vulnerability
Posted on: 12/01/2006 09:15 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-2006:220
http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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Package : libgsf
Date : November 30, 2006
Affected: 2007.0, Corporate 3.0
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Problem Description:

"infamous41md" discovered a heap buffer overflow vulnerability in
libgsf, a GNOME library for reading and writing structured file
formats, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.
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References:

http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1221
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Linux 2007.0:
e2a8d38173f4d4eaf630779b212b9ecf 2007.0/i586/libgsf-1_114-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
0874198afe21dd57b297614d0451416c 2007.0/i586/libgsf-1_114-devel-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
5d46cfd87b088be65ac564b4208d3780 2007.0/i586/libgsf-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.i586.rpm
029b6965cd0d3c6ea198e9ac601fb972 2007.0/SRPMS/libgsf-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

Mandriva Linux 2007.0/X86_64:
003d7db8087dc2e8b1773011e6d4847a 2007.0/x86_64/lib64gsf-1_114-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
583a7f1fdd9b0c92b2ff6d64b18b08b4 2007.0/x86_64/lib64gsf-1_114-devel-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
1e676f26116db9f4a392d2719db228d5 2007.0/x86_64/libgsf-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.x86_64.rpm
029b6965cd0d3c6ea198e9ac601fb972 2007.0/SRPMS/libgsf-1.14.1-2.1mdv2007.0.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0:
c059f972836144253da330f8db5387a3 corporate/3.0/i586/libgsf-1_1-1.8.2-1.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
9f9fd3e74c9ec2ee6a79937d4740321c corporate/3.0/i586/libgsf-1_1-devel-1.8.2-1.1.C30mdk.i586.rpm
36f8c30001d414877e819c439143a696 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/libgsf-1.8.2-1.1.C30mdk.src.rpm

Corporate 3.0/X86_64:
1a2bef3524a009d553419b159d80f781 corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64gsf-1_1-1.8.2-1.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
f2e48664350fd62e2b12dc77abe11a46 corporate/3.0/x86_64/lib64gsf-1_1-devel-1.8.2-1.1.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
36f8c30001d414877e819c439143a696 corporate/3.0/SRPMS/libgsf-1.8.2-1.1.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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