Debian: New capi4hylafax packages fix arbitrary command execution

    Date01 Sep 2006
    CategoryDebian
    4594
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Lionel Elie Mamane discovered a security vulnerability in capi4hylafax, tools for faxing over a CAPI 2.0 device, that allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands on the fax receiving system.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 1165-1                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    September 1st, 2006                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : capi4hylafax
    Vulnerability  : missing input sanitising
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2006-3126
    
    Lionel Elie Mamane discovered a security vulnerability in
    capi4hylafax, tools for faxing over a CAPI 2.0 device, that allows
    remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands on the fax receiving
    system.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 01.02.03-10sarge2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 01.03.00.99.svn.300-3.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your capi4hylafax 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 at the end of this advisory:
    
    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 3.1 alias sarge
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      700 ed2b42302da19f397f54be5b6ab2c70d
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   233973 cb882036840592b6365e890ba2bef034
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   400508 8236290d6b880ee7d5e2fe970648ad6f
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   269704 e89fb2126460ebf99fabd817ccc135e1
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   205810 4fbbb15d7c0b8fa9548f669756b04c36
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   210290 5c6e249abe28be123f35321175c0caea
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   202278 829c7e7f7aa7b51ea52aba913b84f6e9
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   341896 020682a6d4bb63d083a05d961bddaaa8
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   183464 42cddb1cc2295fd753b50a0f49e9a3f4
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   213034 6ccc6390878b66462fc4b4c501521025
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/c/capi4hylafax/capi4hylafax_01.02.03-10sarge2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   206634 6d82ddf94cd42c355bc125d1d542a1e9
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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