Debian: New bsdgames packages fix local privilege escalation

    Date17 Apr 2006
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 1036-1                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                                 Steve Kemp
    April 17th, 2006                        http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : bsdgames
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
    Problem type   : local
    Debian-specific: no
    Debian Bug     : 360989
    CVE ID         : CVE-2006-1744
    
    A buffer overflow problem has been discovered in sail, a game contained
    in the bsdgames package, a collection of classic textual Unix games, which
    could lead to games group privilege escalation.
    
    For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.13-7woody0.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.7.59-7sarge1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.17-7.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your bsdgames 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/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      619 0cbc1e14e3f0b4984e8d98985c6d1f6a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    11953 3df403ce4490285f5cd42c2be3b28157
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2340094 cf33f61ce1f0c09a7473ac26a4a0a6ec
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   951546 01c6877b6279474d70038c04769fe10b
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   825156 aa85fd9b7d5b1b0686d617f70c986415
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   792272 0df5fd34239cdaf52e77b51bd964fec1
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1080424 f6c31e672b7fb022957fdf5ffffcc2b3
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   902062 ce94b4c1236ff0a547b8787542163a99
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   773600 e9e234782008e026f4f9d6fcfcc3663c
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   886536 90b5e1cb86e8a6af42238312377b0b3e
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   877910 bc782bfdbf7f06c7c0493e8087c0e0c2
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   844230 79740beab215f0bbe9c2db402f618980
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   831284 668c366d766dfde80fad3db29022f20a
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.13-7woody0_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   928022 b122af325cfdbc115a4f65ace24acf67
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      640 4f711fd516a61813f1a3365699b5228e
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    11320 a83f445ca93fcc857e23774658adf6e0
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2563311 238a38a3a017ca9b216fc42bde405639
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1174660 5efca9433af26290a847a2038e0ae4e6
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1026244 131a5f257d2dd1318e035b24ac0fab2a
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   990704 f20c4c664fc79a956e9fb8e1d83fc4dd
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   963154 521cc98b003db27c2bbf05afba7cea27
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1312824 fb241efb5d1e5fb2d81ac95884e5ce6c
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1090242 358e7b6a7b3e3bd64dcee450a188ca88
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   915186 ca87f4cfd2269b14e01e9a5e477ae572
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1123552 2760a604b73c3790bc03d822642a57c3
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1113750 f33c43e795393cce5c4970da3337d85c
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1050436 3bf8227a181b7884559c7061ea693335
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1029590 5ec74d0de424b23f5e2bbc39673e30bb
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/bsdgames/bsdgames_2.17-1sarge1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   998460 11ae88f58a70f60aad5ccbb62e96f211
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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