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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      HP Precision architecture:
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      Intel IA-32 architecture:
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      Little endian MIPS architecture:
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      PowerPC architecture:
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      Sun Sparc architecture:
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      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
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