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    Debian: New remstats packages fix several vulnerabilities

    Date 04 Apr 2005
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    Posted By Joe Shakespeare
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 704-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    April 4th, 2005                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : remstats
    Vulnerability  : tempfile, missing input sanitising
    Problem-Type   : local, remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE IDs        : CAN-2005-0387 CAN-2005-0388
    
    Jens Steube discovered several vulnerabilities in remstats, the remote
    statistics system.  The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures Project
    identifies the following problems:
    
    CAN-2005-0387
    
        When processing uptime data on the unix-server a temporary file is
        opened in an insecure fashion which could be used for a symlink
        attack to create or overwrite arbitrary files with the permissions
        of the remstats user.
    
    CAN-2005-0388
    
        The remoteping service can be exploited to execute arbitrary
        commands due to missing input sanitising.
    
    For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.00a4-8woody1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.0.13a-5.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your remstats packages.
    
    
    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 3.0 alias woody
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      Source archives:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats_1.00a4-8woody1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      700 5efc205ed693b60a221482d34f806328
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats_1.00a4-8woody1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    18811 2aeb52cab7aad8a500a96d29b3930750
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats_1.00a4.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   918361 dd857cd7d66037ce068df01d22b4cee9
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-doc_1.00a4-8woody1_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   171294 08f1461cfeff2282a1b573d329bb3ed1
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-servers_1.00a4-8woody1_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    73580 568da9f07f8e229245c32a8c9690fd4a
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats_1.00a4-8woody1_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   246540 5bae0a115c1fe653793df17d61eacdad
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    60664 761461ec410d5dac63378df866be6cad
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    48028 e1e45ef582d1a82cd76d16d09fc63c5b
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    46094 daf29132eb3252d957d4517447f2cbae
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    63346 dd6cfabb3329b80507b62d3b3d4f8b82
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    49794 d9c9867d122221a0d99cdfa0a774e3dd
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    45004 9a15c54ea425443dfa776bd61cff2c2a
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    50662 b79c01e63e63b0ca39016c69e81b75a1
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    50614 ca121e22f5cb4167a08a52fea2a4c7f0
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    48894 61528468c5735dda7a75439735cab676
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    47900 bc9b4cae98fce8dd9477d67625dda5fe
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/remstats/remstats-bintools_1.00a4-8woody1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    52176 283ade4294f9f7dc751a038770035dd8
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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