Debian: DSA-2705-1: pymongo security update

    Date10 Jun 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Jibbers McGee discovered that pymongo, a high-performance schema-free document-oriented data store, is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability. An attacker can remotely trigger a NULL pointer dereference causing MongoDB
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2705-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                         Giuseppe Iuculano
    June 10, 2013                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : pymongo
    Vulnerability  : denial of service
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-2132
    Debian Bug     : 710597
    
    Jibbers McGee discovered that pymongo, a high-performance schema-free
    document-oriented data store, is prone to a denial-of-service
    vulnerability.
    An attacker can remotely trigger a NULL pointer dereference causing MongoDB
    to crash.
    
    
    The oldstable distribution (squeeze), is not affected by this issue.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.2-4+deb7u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.5.2-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.5.2-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your pymongo packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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