Debian: New oops packages fix format string vulnerability

    Date20 May 2005
    CategoryDebian
    6500
    Posted ByJoe Shakespeare
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 726-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    May 20th, 2005                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : oops
    Vulnerability  : format string vulnerability
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CAN-2005-1121
    Debian Bug     : 307360
    
    A format string vulnerability has been discovered in the MySQL/PgSQL
    authentification module of Oops, a caching HTTP proxy server written
    for performance.
    
    For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your oops 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
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      650 5c25c8feafc8859988e9c58f16fefb4e
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   447210 1d36c62ee9fb194ec40541426941d7a6
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   338016 93b334e738d1eeec4833470bec6c1693
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   299218 dea33792da84a6c73c9cb70e383912db
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   287540 a0571d3d10eb7fd4be599f8fb0b68635
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   413984 10ece35fd66c870a14074ac8a6bfa258
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   270530 7b2491ebabd375af8f33084eb91ad635
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   289514 893f78b2c56fd70b2c28b73d7c53004e
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   290028 0273f0cecd26200ce11fc04e76afbc7a
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   308516 75fc74b544650254054608170df31a09
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   284660 d22ef5e1d425387d300e34507b724e1c
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/oops/oops_1.5.19.cvs.20010818-0.1woody1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   294592 bb09b2b20ad19d71f55c33bdde56b942
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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