Debian: New gtkdiskfree packages fix insecure temporary file

    Date28 Sep 2005
    CategoryDebian
    6435
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 822-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    September 29th, 2005                    http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : gtkdiskfree
    Vulnerability  : insecure temporary file creation
    Problem type   : local
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CAN-2005-2918
    
    Eric Romang discovered that gtkdiskfree, a GNOME program that shows
    free and used space on filesystems, creates a temporary file in an
    insecure fashion.
    
    The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain the gtkdiskfree
    package.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.9.3-4sarge1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your gtkdiskfree 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:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      621 0bd28c26695d9fccf914ab1e377909b2
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    16542 ae45c717d4ae1b818444129e16c233cb
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   255601 66218fc425da0a2c42adfcb9914dd641
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    98940 1b26a54bae0be826495264be3b7b82e6
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    94194 bfb1876fa331f1ae9cb0298c28ffe4c5
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    89044 1e857eadbbe706b8e225b2cb01d45490
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    90816 d4acc02866f01c1a8b730f415bdb0336
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   104408 459cf724e9f5577d4fda6a789c9a90bb
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    94946 7e14aaa69a7e846d77c96b84f9c5c025
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    88688 a9a9de28ad819007aa994944c20e523c
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    90530 7e553dc962f250a16cfe10512c9b458c
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    88680 2069bcc94c615cc7b7862469ad7f25eb
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    93076 8b4dc0bedd12247019212ece8466154d
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    94662 ec49c801f4c1637e43324ff161ac58ea
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gtkdiskfree/gtkdiskfree_1.9.3-4sarge1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    90310 d1bc24a8debc839678181bc842a5b047
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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