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Debian: New maxdb-7.5.00 packages fix execution of arbitrary code

Date 04 Oct 2006
Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Updated package.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1XXX-1                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                         Moritz Muehlenhoff
October 4th, 2006             
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Package        : maxdb-7.5.00
Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2006-4305
Debian Bug     : 386182

Oliver Karow discovered that the WebDBM frontend of the MaxDB database
performs insufficient sanitising of requests passed to it, which might
lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your maxdb-7.5.00 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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  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
  its next update.

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For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
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