Debian: DSA-1741-1: New psi packages fix denial of service

    Date14 Mar 2009
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Jesus Olmos Gonzalez discovered that an integer overflow in the PSI Jabber client may lead to remote denial of service. The old stable distribution (etch) is not affected.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-1741-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 14, 2009                        http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : psi
    Vulnerability  : integer overflow
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2008-6393
    Debian Bug     : 518468
    
    Jesus Olmos Gonzalez discovered that an integer overflow in the PSI 
    Jabber client may lead to remote denial of service.
    
    The old stable distribution (etch) is not affected.
    
    For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.11-9.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.12.1-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your psi package.
    
    Upgrade instructions
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    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 5.0 alias lenny
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    Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, armel, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.
    
    Source archives:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:     1010 ebc7d52229204de80bd31de70c7f7c59
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2315401 637941349f1c28ed88242d7e3e5abcbc
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    11710 d2c26bc079fc6a2661f3a23cc90d34e7
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3104112 7b3df70383c49ed53db3f44d8c5c04be
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2791050 5787e7983a52abfa5fdfa9433d0f8cee
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3286870 a2ab92e18cbd3a9dc81a5a2854cb6024
    
    armel architecture (ARM EABI)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_armel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2762622 192af86f8ec8f86480106a7813a2e723
    
    hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3051074 01ccd196064b6c6c9ec471e35778f197
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2724144 084ef85145891ed87765637aa0424bb3
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3362584 a91a96f869b2dd368acb36e5d827c91c
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2873922 55ee75703c414d4b9e4d3bf12c83782a
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2837348 b8241b110f23cd31e4125655fca8d591
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2798776 4a09637ea8fad49165935c53dd68203e
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2697752 5b58a82c9aaec2c1ddfdaf24c2c60ff0
    
    sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/p/psi/psi_0.11-9_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  2817968 773db6e6f9e4225f546f9351e20718ea
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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