Debian: DSA-2065-1: New kvirc packages fix several vulnerabilities

    Date27 Jun 2010
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Two security issues have been discovered in the DCC protocol support code of kvirc, a KDE-based next generation IRC client, which allow the overwriting of local files through directory traversal and the execution of arbitrary code through a format string attack.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2065-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    June 27, 2010                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : kvirc
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2010-2451 CVE-2010-2452
    
    Two security issues have been discovered in the DCC protocol support
    code of kvirc, a KDE-based next generation IRC client, which allow
    the overwriting of local files through directory traversal and the
    execution of arbitrary code through a format string attack.
    
    For the stable distribution (lenny), these problems have been fixed in
    version 3.4.0-5.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 4.0.0~svn4340+rc3-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your kvirc packages.
    
    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/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:     1312 642fb2f743d0b4114dc4dcdfe544e860
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:  7174211 0f1b85f3b6de354dfd44891923e48ef2
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:   101743 d17428927906877fe773043410a4bb5d
    
    Architecture independent packages:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-data_3.4.0-5_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3485708 39744719be3446d37a48e57ed297edfd
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3982826 3272f368231cbb6c13275125a68f89be
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   382428 71dcf62980972fe41f52e842139672a8
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3714154 29a1fe15e270cb716826f24d8035af27
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   384484 f08c49266559130841fc833e54bcbcba
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   382616 899a31f7400fb1f74535452a592aa173
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3762824 69c122869ebad6b1972e61c6dfd80b13
    
    armel architecture (ARM EABI)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_armel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3226626 8b80597f1c3a8f7d9fe49bc611dad251
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_armel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   381044 73288bff85c515bba0330138d928ec36
    
    hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  4038548 3e5bf52af84b2130cf46844afeaadfc9
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   386440 0681f6793f4a26de447ad002b06bfe17
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   362590 f3e95dc9feda4e41cc437da223870284
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3581898 8ae5b2b063047595b7f1dd18f51aba59
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  4663430 f45f61754e652f97390b869c8344d660
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   362898 463ea4de1b7d1af32d91021a2ddd5a79
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3364482 ca1b2ae7e7b995165d656de6f4a2ab30
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   386108 081e05d2b3f4071f44bc65846278c9f6
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3316120 4b6bca4c4bbcacb15fcfc4f1f34b5214
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   362786 b5f4ce347b82eee021105f9d88ee64ac
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3915092 baed14374f84466548ee8f158f7fa2a5
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   380006 f7afc26c44037138edaa859a6e74658e
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3637078 40be0d58d1e4851747cf714cddaa9d8d
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   380118 a2b4ede584e0168c616a8617031f6103
    
    sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc-dev_3.4.0-5_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   386258 631d11f8148f985e4ece7d769b2c41ac
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kvirc/kvirc_3.4.0-5_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  3532956 b10c59a393ff583bea1514a75baa628b
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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