Debian: New libfissound packages fix execution of arbitrary

    Date 21 May 2008
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that libfishsound, a simple programming interface that wraps Xiph.Org audio codecs, didn't correctly handle negative values in a particular header field. This could allow malicious files to execute arbitrary code
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-1584-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                               Steve Kemp
    May 21, 2008                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libfishsound
    Vulnerability  : integer overflow
    Problem type   : local
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2008-1686
    Debian Bug     : 475152
    
    It was discovered that libfishsound, a simple programming interface that
    wraps Xiph.Org audio codecs, didn't correctly handle negative values in
    a particular header field.  This could allow malicious files to execute
    arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version
    0.7.0-2etch1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.7.0-2.2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libfishsound 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 4.0 alias etch
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    Source archives:
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound_0.7.0.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:   426487 00ece8c9a0363b37957ce670bcf270d3
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound_0.7.0-2etch1.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      659 d72d4922c70c6bb10dff6ace5a814455
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound_0.7.0-2etch1.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    16054 c5842b27bd7a05ef9bd26e701dfc56dc
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    34582 9ef817deb3b892d9fa9f7fdc4a94e6a5
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    15304 eed92cc88865ae99cc768c0a7b33019c
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7740 57cd0eae0976b9d78be65d0aeba32a3e
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    30786 64fd312521a927ceb867f63e5f4734a5
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7794 8fb36c5bdd40a8dc5c370802da6ec050
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    14334 a6845973bc2f61f4783710a5797e5484
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    29224 35d4c9d5a750ba8dd53ba6fd5bb248df
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    12462 6693b054221d19c6da6c2069466ef7dc
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7882 560e18366ae1e15d5aef32855f0ab731
    
    hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    15162 68e6bc1466fcfa4d73edb3d760a9e5b8
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7802 5922374807b136070b2f002ba716807f
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    31662 3c9fbc584f7942ff0ea88dd27daebbfd
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    29344 74a5b956c3dc3450f3da2ec91dcf2a34
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    13384 559730ed3949728fc0dcf77d19a05712
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7614 c2b9b6a8343bda423068fa8965411bf6
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7832 dfc5dbc81fb32225763581dbd7c04b9b
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    18426 e0adf330dba7d6cc800de96e24897ccf
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    35658 671ac1c23579b0274ee4d11837ceaea1
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     8192 d2f144651551538d9eb7364408000d93
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    13568 c21ca7014120fb083d014adbb0a4b33f
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    31578 4da77e051c94377ace4e567f96f22b07
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    16532 7c41c702fd586b8eea66ecc57c742829
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     8742 948111077a371b6b79a6e176c8844a5b
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    35456 2baa784478f106c5cf10b4eaf003db8e
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     8984 df70ba8da43c86923cd88c74676ef9ef
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    15040 22e46a44ff17b0c1d60908cd0b61ccfc
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    31074 fa6ab24dcf4e23f52a8d67dcaf56e40f
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    31390 04834db2f07e1ea50eb590d95bc78dcd
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    14872 21e26171f0205856b65f6727a32b3edf
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7540 fdc0a47c6522993232751be26725ce3b
    
    sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dbg_0.7.0-2etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:     7686 8483df0677d953b7d10335a6063635fa
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1_0.7.0-2etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    12432 8c3643ab5a8cf220343e0e583d21b947
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/libf/libfishsound/libfishsound1-dev_0.7.0-2etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    30008 3cf9fbcaf627dc07d64d2330b5149cce
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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