Debian: New sylpheed packages fix arbitrary code execution

    Date22 Nov 2005
    CategoryDebian
    6125
    Posted ByJoe Shakespeare
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 906-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    November 22nd, 2005                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : sylpheed
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflows
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2005-3354
    Debian Bug     : 338436
    
    Colin Leroy discovered several buffer overflows in a number of
    importer routines in sylpheed, a light-weight e-mail client with GTK+,
    that could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    The following matrix explains which versions fix this vulnerability
    
                         old stable (woody)   stable (sarge)  unstable (sid)
    sylpheed               0.7.4-4woody1      1.0.4-1sarge1      2.0.4-1
    sylpheed-gtk1              n/a                 n/a           1.0.6-1
    sylpheed-claws       0.7.4claws-3woody1   1.0.4-1sarge1      1.0.5-2
    sylpheed-claws-gtk2        n/a                 n/a          1.9.100-1
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your sylpheed 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 3.0 alias woody
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      809 e2347bf6ce11e212ab44b5a7de555b07
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1460259 d22f631c079bd96fc720b41046590ae6
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2392658 4f35c4925a9c9678b70f275a898a4a6b
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed-doc_0.7.4-4woody1_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1418744 55e42c4f703fdc2464126247b5b299a7
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1284984 922289db3e1f15c360c3a98ea4411d0b
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1191522 9450fd7553a16e73d8896a44bca0097b
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1174296 6ba9efd2654c18615bd8b64a07d28094
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1441450 245fb9dd7fdb9e4ed0eff7b12853b5bf
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1277040 47c8af49ea30b9a7d6fa354fd64ec7d4
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1143172 b1296dd212303acea573c3a8c78ec1fc
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1201778 03c3fdeee83a534b7d84a4737e33f86d
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1197450 6c095c451e04637b1e29c29d68d6e4e3
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1196634 925bdab51d9f24e6d75f83a98fee4cc2
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1174614 ec34f80d0a3545528bc358d8ffd3b77f
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_0.7.4-4woody1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1187816 d59bcdb7ca66390b1bb01a540bb935f4
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      948 6b57fc4b878f1c8d0ddcccaf15813ff1
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    16171 91e577bed02a58ac10f85e1ec4e859c2
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  3517663 ffb104c0f90b9ccf7a4bc5524d1059bf
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed-i18n_1.0.4-1sarge1_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1071916 460598d0611be3c198fc56377dc3ac92
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   821660 8d4adb1dc686202221f9c16f26d3a288
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   728122 44fa3ca5e91e9578c0066b81cecf306f
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   672262 bcd873a4d9f65f7d1469fe649e0c5c15
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   702658 292e475a082194472bda36b6fe8b20e6
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   957984 9b7f91777012bbc512ff05c8f7a185cc
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   756592 08d367fc378be3645101b07050f4df3a
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   615522 5d53eecb10b8a9f19c43a106bd07c24e
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   691570 d7e0577ab08ce1db8f0ce90aad49a673
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   687856 c09ea9b3b609a23a57d7252e9bb5cab2
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   683192 5d1bc703af5aa8b525f21f2339504ee3
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   703946 65f5016da14e4d2c80832896361be2e1
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/s/sylpheed/sylpheed_1.0.4-1sarge1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   674298 72338e47d53541365b833e5667280621
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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