Debian: hylafax Multiple format string vulnerabilities

    Date17 Nov 2003
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    The SuSE Security Team discovered several exploitable formats stringvulnerabilities in hylafax, a flexible client/server fax system, whichcould lead to executing arbitrary code as root on the fax server.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 401-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    November 17th, 2003                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : hylafax
    Vulnerability  : format strings
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id         : CAN-2003-0886
    
    The SuSE Security Team discovered several exploitable formats string
    vulnerabilities in hylafax, a flexible client/server fax system, which
    could lead to executing arbitrary code as root on the fax server.
    
    For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.1.1-1.3.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.1.8-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your hylafax packages.
    
    
    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/h/hylafax/hylafax_4.1.1-3.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      735 b8fe580c866ff5f41f33968b1d887711
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax_4.1.1-3.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   114817 8f7bb279ca6de968d9935d49be6c0b73
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax_4.1.1.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1287689 1ed081750be70a800708699b7568e17e
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-doc_4.1.1-3_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   318134 a51adcd402cc63ac30d1f3916e3f9008
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   556178 ca03b15efeabe09caff0eebfcc1a6878
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1362196 788f541800c0edc83dd5fb63a2d48f03
    
      ARM architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   445490 c9e6b97f99d34b273e1621f01ac4ec64
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1095270 777a6abc7f34bed3d02ce59d1cb9749c
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   462246 6a01963bfa162e85b7b435423c4dfb78
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1132360 3d95da998b237ff6ee5d3e1c83c643d2
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   615592 8024cbcc10a6509901704781b6fea936
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1491390 cce44c1ac06398f41a5d4c81d7d46622
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   501436 4af21210c86667078350155f53e1b31b
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1231050 b574596dda3491a5d5d6bf81c42e178c
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   451122 7e518003ff362d079857932aa9fc2e41
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1099804 4277294e757e743729026cfc6040421c
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   450226 6d8479dbe45f29b0a9e6374f21c4d624
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1103986 5b1bb52062f37bc1bcaf586aabd801d2
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   441118 971d6f348be876943bc265637fe5dc15
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1086638 2403cba5785c76e5fc40e233152d87f8
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-client_4.1.1-3_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   433472 5ebdf2527ebea6dbb17d334d19d0553b
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/hylafax/hylafax-server_4.1.1-3_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1082208 ca27d3dbc5165c6227e77ee5f863c69e
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next revision.
    
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