[Security Announce] [ MDKSA-2007:184 ] - Updated cacti packages fix vulnerability
Posted on: 09/18/2007 01:35 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-2007:184
http://www.mandriva.com/security/
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Package : cacti
Date : September 17, 2007
Affected: Corporate 4.0
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Problem Description:

A vulnerability in Cacti 0.8.6i and earlier versions allows remote
authenticated users to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption)
via large values of the graph_start, graph_end, graph_height, or
graph_width parameters.

Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-3112
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-3113
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Updated Packages:

Corporate 4.0:
0c6f53c1812f0a5e8e5ae5206812dee4 corporate/4.0/i586/cacti-0.8.6f-3.2.20060mlcs4.noarch.rpm
a2a965f19a5e7071c30963026f4841bc corporate/4.0/SRPMS/cacti-0.8.6f-3.2.20060mlcs4.src.rpm

Corporate 4.0/X86_64:
546c9a6b1e489ae63994efe8060f6e7a corporate/4.0/x86_64/cacti-0.8.6f-3.2.20060mlcs4.noarch.rpm
a2a965f19a5e7071c30963026f4841bc corporate/4.0/SRPMS/cacti-0.8.6f-3.2.20060mlcs4.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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