USN-573-1: PulseAudio vulnerability
Posted on: 02/01/2008 12:40 AM

A new PulseAudio vulnerability update is available for Ubuntu Linux. Here the announcement:

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-573-1 January 31, 2008
pulseaudio vulnerability
CVE-2008-0008
==========================
==========================
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A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 7.04
Ubuntu 7.10

This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.

The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 7.04:
pulseaudio 0.9.5-5ubuntu4.2

Ubuntu 7.10:
pulseaudio 0.9.6-1ubuntu2.1

In general, a standard system upgrade is sufficient to effect the
necessary changes.

Details follow:

It was discovered that PulseAudio did not properly drop privileges
when running as a daemon. Local users may be able to exploit this
and gain privileges. The default Ubuntu configuration is not
affected.


Updated packages for Ubuntu 7.04:

Source archives:

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio_0.9=
.5-5ubuntu4.2.diff.gz
Size/MD5: 17449 6b56fc19d1df82cfdced55206ef64679
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio_0.9=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio_0.9=
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Size/MD5: 1145930 99b5d9efd4fce35cabb4ae5d0ebb230d

amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-brows=
e0_0.9.5-5ubuntu4.2_amd64.deb
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-dev_0=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-mainl=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio-eso=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio_0.9=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio=
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i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-brows=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-dev_0=
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Size/MD5: 159190 4dc619974dcb7cdeb87969859d7e27df
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-mainl=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse0_0.9.=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio-eso=
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powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5):

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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio=
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sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-brows=
e0_0.9.5-5ubuntu4.2_sparc.deb
Size/MD5: 10832 fb46f365ce41fa3c08deabe4efc4c1bc
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-dev_0=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-mainl=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio-eso=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio=
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Updated packages for Ubuntu 7.10:

Source archives:

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio_0.9=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio_0.9=
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amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-brows=
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Size/MD5: 12274 55bcd7261c7479d469adfefb1cf4e445
http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-dev_0=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-mainl=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse0_0.9.=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio-eso=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/pulseaudio_0.9=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-dev_0=
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http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/pulseaudio/libpulse-mainl=
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