Debian: cvs Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date17 Jun 2004
    CategoryDebian
    2169
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Sebastian Krahmer and Stefan Esser discovered several vulnerabilities in the CVS server during a code audit.
    
    Debian Security Advisory DSA 519-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    June 15th, 2004                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : cvs
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CAN-2004-0416 CAN-2004-0417 CAN-2004-0418
    
    Sebastian Krahmer and Stefan Esser discovered several vulnerabilities
    in the CVS server, which serves the popular Concurrent Versions
    System.  The Common Vulnerability and Exposures project identifies the
    following problems:
    
    CAN-2004-0416: double-free() in error_prog_name
    
    CAN-2004-0417: argument integer overflow 
    
    CAN-2004-0418: out of bound writes in serve_notify()
    
    For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.11.1p1debian-9woody7.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.12.9-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your cvs package.
    
    
    Upgrade Instructions
    - --------------------
    
    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody
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      Source archives:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      693 808c55e071608254b399c5cf8288c478
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    55929 5c87146893651805658b497c8d2164f3
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2621658 500965ab9702b31605f8c58aa21a6205
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1178992 d411cdd545809660443ff35d49c6e105
    
      ARM architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1106154 5839fcf6673e32d51fc8814591cb49d1
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1086800 1283329c4e9337eb1308945ab77738a7
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1272232 e71070f4b415c03b996fbc5e14006094
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1148086 8e70b23bba46da919774913f5b3d3b83
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1066546 e7f59327f9afdeeec311178839c6997e
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1130478 08811baa91dabf7619b2ca9bb3c84fe6
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1131936 6f51edb9c8f078f8c37ffeb87db686e7
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1116890 c50418a92b897b0bd698a389a3dd5ba5
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1097614 1e967b9a0ea2f2feaf4f83b4fb082750
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/cvs/cvs_1.11.1p1debian-9woody7_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1107928 49e348f931f71a861140995edb0fcd30
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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    For apt-get: deb  http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
    For dpkg-ftp:  ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
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    Package info: `apt-cache show ' and  http://packages.debian.org/
    
    
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