Debian: New noweb packages fix insecure temporary file creation

    Date12 Feb 2006
    CategoryDebian
    4645
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 968-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    February 13th, 2006                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : noweb
    Vulnerability  : insecure temporary file
    Problem type   : local
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2005-3342
    
    Javier Fern�ndez-Sanguino Pe�a from the Debian Security Audit project
    discovered that a script in noweb, a web like literate-programming
    tool, creates a temporary file in an insecure fashion.
    
    For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.9a-7.4.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.10c-3.2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.10c-3.2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your nowebm package.
    
    
    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
    - --------------------------------
    
      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/noweb_2.9a-7.4.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      607 bf3b668844d776f0a6407b0d101387c8
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/noweb_2.9a-7.4.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    41695 7b801aef10ce6464b1877d17975f82a4
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/noweb_2.9a.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   687372 1096b16aaa281a97e269eb5d80236296
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1339666 ead77005297d67d7edbae25beb36a3c1
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1061550 0bf9e6154471326e6d075ff1de8377d6
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   964162 d825f5232dc13f83f64e7c7c7a1da1d5
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1257692 ca737693fa77c65177318945ef0ebb21
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   920590 9a2e3e06262ccbcf8f5a4d2c9a86a7d5
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1145392 08e92aef2a6dd4266b55a8daed3277b2
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1142188 9a97dbda4c8451ceeabaa89e3d27ea14
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1063836 2b752a9a33a3cdde5bd638cb1ce29301
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   984310 659e07e3b2b1be956b97f6eab9afa478
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.9a-7.4_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1094822 31bad539ee4c6cca00a982a168cd8e31
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/noweb_2.10c-3.2.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      613 caa2eea783c5422d9228b21d0336d15c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/noweb_2.10c-3.2.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    11237 5b3d362fb1c1bac5c547969fed01a6a3
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/noweb_2.10c.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   712332 30bbacf1fb2a402410e5ad2fb600d9fc
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   538598 08451e42ced3107985de6175e579796a
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   535386 973680293dc7b0e778bcbb25db41a0b1
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   519836 9845b6c4fd1d774393bc1a502a9c94fb
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   516632 1cb91db43945c118f9f66b48ed2e6daa
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   552976 29019df9ab966e815ddf02abbaa20e91
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   525442 b6cfdbb4482a73bedc16156d141e1c09
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   520616 9ed973c5d96aff4e3b20a437a9228ef3
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   532836 947e80ca3fae44b4152314d5433d92d6
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   530754 095d4a98e980b8085c5c91599e69975b
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   522700 f8828ede194357d5f7e062aa172c8cb7
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   524992 b5aa4136babd2b29b37c1c899e65428c
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/n/noweb/nowebm_2.10c-3.2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   522776 4d8491cba2d49a6ec196d0241ac1b840
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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