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Debian: New gnomemeeting packages fix arbitrary code execution

Date 04 Mar 2007
Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Updated package.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1262-1                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                         Moritz Muehlenhoff
March 4th, 2007               
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Package        : gnomemeeting
Vulnerability  : format string
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2007-1007

"Mu Security" discovered that a format string vulnerability in 
the VoIP solution GnomeMeeting allows the execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.1-1sarge1.

For the upcoming stable distribution (etch) this problem has been
fixed in version 2.0.3-2.1 of the ekiga package.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.0.3-2.1 of the ekiga package.

We recommend that you upgrade your gnomemeeting 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 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:
      Size/MD5 checksum:     1746 e82643f764d6b43c521cca39a387e8f8
      Size/MD5 checksum:    22888 194f7471c22e1c81d5ab4325603e0cd1
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5525398 93829f3eee783f32eaefebc9e717fb89

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3146922 f500df544b335593a2bb9431cbd21592

  AMD64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3119044 672fbec91d13256a46a8803486a03346

  ARM architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3089174 45beb5e78751eddbb13bd812b464cfb2

  HP Precision architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3119086 7f92e053556ba684c120aa83c7a7c114

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3105396 4883efb8f1da3aa1641e249f50030f10

  Intel IA-64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3192488 393b4321afb3e4077a3958d686fa02a1

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3080404 d9663a63d7077b2a0cd81722a44e53d0

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3131084 2c7367aabe62f5f9169fc81ea217c448

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3123832 ca06f5a2993f0b1ded5834ed1077e969

  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3103054 22b5b85dd549856800375f06cfc0dfa6

  IBM S/390 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3110952 bcf48d4d889661c1659c1afcbeaa2d24

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  3093420 1d6df4cf0981cf802be3d9b06075ec41

  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
  its next update.

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For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
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