Debian: New exiftags packages fix several vulnerabilities

    Date31 Mar 2008
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Inadequate EXIF property validation could lead to invalid memory accesses if executed on a maliciously crafted image, potentially including heap corruption and the execution of arbitrary code.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-1533-2                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                           Devin Carraway
    April 01, 2008                        http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : exiftags
    Vulnerability  : insufficient input sanitizing
    Problem type   : local (remote)
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2007-6354 CVE-2007-6355 CVE-2007-6356
    Debian Bug     : 457062
    
    Christian Schmid and Meder Kydyraliev (Google Security) discovered a
    number of vulnerabilities in exiftags, a utility for extracting EXIF
    metadata from JPEG images. This update merely adds the packages for
    Debian 3.1 sarge (oldstable) which were missing in the previous DSA.
    
    The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identified the
    following three problems:
    
    CVE-2007-6354
    
        Inadequate EXIF property validation could lead to invalid memory
        accesses if executed on a maliciously crafted image, potentially
        including heap corruption and the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    CVE-2007-6355
    
        Flawed data validation could lead to integer overflows, causing
        other invalid memory accesses, also with the potential for memory
        corruption or arbitrary code execution.
    
    CVE-2007-6356
    
        Cyclical EXIF image file directory (IFD) references could cause
        a denial of service (infinite loop).
    
    For the stable distribution (etch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.98-1.1+etch1.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (sarge), these problems have been fixed
    in version 0.98-1.1+0sarge1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.01-0.1.
    
    
    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 3.1 alias sarge
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    Source archives:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:     5131 3baa30a42f531580a502a3f3818ead56
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    50195 5a8a4057c4dac1d765da5f9ef4527bdf
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      873 b85e0a4a382cac6a844af52e42c670bb
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    63406 d4b9ee67dcfb07ef1bc6ab143bd50496
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    56656 83688a1b3ec9c359a734f04bb985350d
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    56064 eb60a8336c020a588458bb07fb57c1bc
    
    hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    59824 be52ea467c6651b65a371895948005b4
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    52514 1850fa2d6b54fe1029553605509ef7cf
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    76252 ce03fb64e959c8a2f24ad3744ca80fd5
    
    m68k architecture (Motorola Mc680x0)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_m68k.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    53120 8c98a08982680a42e1c6aab585faf487
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    60736 14cbe8b15c5260b969961cf4107da991
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    60040 3bdbbf546125a75c00800cb4039b25ab
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    54812 8d33fe8cb068bf1f02ce0c4a8cd3c8d0
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+0sarge1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    58208 9e7eeadcaefc2fe90aa11ece173348e2
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 alias etch
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    Source archives:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      577 7b8743189acd9b4c0a7a25cabb5b753d
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:     5128 2f82244bd73046f31b07e77a7381dd15
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    50195 5a8a4057c4dac1d765da5f9ef4527bdf
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    62970 e481f4f8ce70b25a648a2d3678d48e07
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    57924 a5a6906e8d05beeffc763379a9c45ba2
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    56278 b06bf3f7722f034096719c7153fae5bd
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    52558 ceed89333fd99a11d26765390ae35871
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    75164 ca893189af6fe68536774bac7dd357a1
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    61010 a5415b5fb389903c20c431a245fcb3fb
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    60064 2961a652e3cb269a0671fe2281b2f017
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    54734 23a4389bb781e0a054c1687986ac1b1a
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    58988 38bf328294b2afe633ef99a5b97f3f1e
    
    sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/e/exiftags/exiftags_0.98-1.1+etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    56132 d2e1cd3190fe528527beaacc2ef6be3f
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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