Debian: New mailutils packages fix several vulnerabilities

    Date03 Jun 2005
    CategoryDebian
    6826
    Posted ByJoe Shakespeare
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 732-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    June 3rd, 2005                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : mailutils
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CAN-2005-1520 CAN-2005-1521 CAN-2005-1522 CAN-2005-1523
    
    "infamous41md" discovered several vulnerabilities in the GNU mailutils
    package which contains utilities for handling mail.  These problems
    can lead to a denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
    The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the
    following vulnerabilities.
    
    CAN-2005-1520
    
        Buffer overflow mail header handling may allow a remote attacker
        to execute commands with the privileges of the targeted user.
    
    CAN-2005-1521
    
        Combined integer and heap overflow in the fetch routine can lead
        to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    CAN-2005-1522
    
        Denial of service in the fetch routine.
    
    CAN-2005-1523
    
        Format string vulnerability can lead to the execution of arbitrary
        code.
    
    For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
    version 20020409-1woody2.
    
    For the testing distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.6.1-4.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.6.1-4.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your mailutils packages.
    
    
    Upgrade Instructions
    - --------------------
    
    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:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      697 ddb16985d00bf55795157d952875393d
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1497824 212b3ad37c1614fd5bba9640d47be76c
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-doc_20020409-1woody2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    58670 d890abeef935e595f6b06b2f773f57d4
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   135230 c588ed776322a6c29f3eb46da96aecb3
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   192258 a2230693059806c0ca2bce24d04207ab
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   148854 8f9815529106a45f1f9f07f5147726b1
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    50118 44fe84821aadb7e4b7bc8286797bf814
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    35106 157475241ac197f5d40eccc1d77fa3ac
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   114426 c888648c94ad93b5300ea56ce4499a4f
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   147558 b7d065739350cbcbee5df6786910713b
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   111070 bce055c195b225350f51e1d817b38a6b
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    38604 721e4d0013c65155c8e2577fc8a87675
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    27272 3c591ac6d6d82799db15517c2fdc3405
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   113832 1acfdc0a7b2db619204144fd97564f43
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   127762 818c7e8f7b9e906cebbfc6952d57ea34
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   108108 df8f7f8658f84723e44dbdcdc8c14bb9
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    38094 44e7da3c148b1749eede57489e6d19f6
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    27472 7bd76da97e358fee9269aefc7fba1488
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   186092 0abedbb1a941364892e2a6ed27b2d0ba
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   219532 f474d60ff049f2ec5624d64c79d87e49
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   183254 eff5007d14e9da7404ea9db8d9dbb21d
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    61820 eca79d1b7f2885a6d3ec7b9c644e83de
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    42586 1e64d4766caf76f496dd6a88e033654b
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   142704 c359f51cf1042017481abbc9a63b12bb
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   171234 10f95329672f94dd3021b25dcbed602c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   133484 a3df045a3955fd01a183203e13f518ad
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    45208 be29e8a3047203725c324da1db1b84cc
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    31826 bc399e6400d2ca70f41c934163c87966
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   108930 8331800f6c68b249cef1ff20508d9eaf
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   121470 ed82976e6953df807c4858aa0d0e63ca
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   101954 54b3c72e0904c8b0d5c67c97052a502f
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    36596 375563164bd1474b5257603f0f2f0849
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    26334 06cedc01ebaef7934d989005a1ef8c01
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   118376 8a5e60eb796cd321db55315715a390bf
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   164232 1e8c0336f1d8426a980c304eb471278a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   130550 8db76fe33938664bfc1e794634c8ced8
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    43320 db0d7eaf76798e042f05739ce1972bc6
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    30766 6ea46afe66030ade6bf3886782f7f702
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   118270 724563b138795936a42b7ab923934e37
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   164028 ae6c3734da9c030b038e0c4078dac8df
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   129862 9547d79eb3313a3308ed64c43d0a66ec
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    43166 58a36c264f0f81c1cb38829f8ecc9481
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    30640 8ebea6878b4ca879f9e6d685b9264838
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   117908 524458b456accd1351df1541208832b5
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   145288 ab1412cc98dc973ccd95f70d3eeed964
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   115414 c51d2a7401341271e2fb487ddb2b06e1
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    39726 a58eb1c4cd38e1f38c923cce1be6d940
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    27510 d2139b76674771e491b1d8b848e509dc
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   120022 08083b0ee8b67e2272a3291e7ea119d2
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   134246 18692a22d388900b10ded752943cf81f
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   116228 5ac2e029b1f0ad2b38bf6dfe33917c4c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    40670 78a66eac5fa65a851e2a4dcc55223711
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    29092 e89800e02233e9320c2a435a523ce61c
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0_20020409-1woody2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   116480 f0a60c012d07732f347832cd1690057c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/libmailutils0-dev_20020409-1woody2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   134090 448dc2ecdd77ec59f32c8ec2c55ce475
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils_20020409-1woody2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   116186 2e906c7abe3b8f56ab526367a84a240a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-imap4d_20020409-1woody2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    38558 0f8116d72038ad6e59a20eced9f5f7a6
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mailutils/mailutils-pop3d_20020409-1woody2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    28822 7bd3fff94c5a3cff6678c46e47b0f7cf
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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