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Debian: New gtkhtml packages fix denial of service

Date 18 Apr 2005
Posted By Joe Shakespeare
Updated package.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 710-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                             Martin Schulze
April 18th, 2005              
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Package        : gtkhtml
Vulnerability  : null pointer dereference
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CAN-2003-0541
Debian Bug     : 279726

Alan Cox discovered a problem in gtkhtml, an HTML rendering widget
used by the Evolution mail reader.  Certain malformed messages could
cause a cras due to a null pointer dereference.

For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.2-1.woody1.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.4-6.2.

We recommend that you upgrade your gtkhtml package and restart

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 3.0 alias woody
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  Source archives:
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  Architecture independent components:
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  HP Precision architecture:
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  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
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  Big endian MIPS architecture:
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  Little endian MIPS architecture:
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  PowerPC architecture:
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  IBM S/390 architecture:
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  Sun Sparc architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   232952 ae95aec6f4e069ea36f7faf69ec888f7

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

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For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
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