Debian: New uw-imap packages fix multiple vulnerabilities

    Date11 Dec 2008
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that several buffer overflows can be triggered via a long folder extension argument to the tmail or dmail program. This could lead to arbitrary code execution (CVE-2008-5005).
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-1685-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                           Steffen Joeris
    December 12, 2008                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : uw-imap
    Vulnerability  : buffer overflows, null pointer dereference
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2008-5005 CVE-2008-5006
    
    Two vulnerabilities have been found in uw-imap, an IMAP
    implementation. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
    identifies the following problems:
    
    It was discovered that several buffer overflows can be triggered via a
    long folder extension argument to the tmail or dmail program. This
    could lead to arbitrary code execution (CVE-2008-5005).
    
    It was discovered that a NULL pointer dereference could be triggered by
    a malicious response to the QUIT command leading to a denial of service
    (CVE-2008-5006).
    
    For the stable distribution (etch), these problems have been fixed in
    version 2002edebian1-13.1+etch1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) and the testing distribution
    (lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 2007d~dfsg-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your uw-imap packages.
    
    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 4.0 alias etch
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    Source archives:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imap_2002edebian1.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1517069 8ff277e7831326988d0ee0bfeca7c8ff
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imap_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      874 ac3703de07e1cf10e7aa72a10a5fb20b
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imap_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    99906 6c0172a213d199583e0d6c1dc5957a20
    
    Architecture independent packages:
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd-ssl_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    20760 b418a43ee29d858752497a83897588c9
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd-ssl_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    20756 4381ee8fe7865bc2fbf4f83f44ddd0e3
    
    alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    50618 972cf2d773feb8547ba6cc0bd933dbea
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   650718 1d084bff43e5efde07706f8b54134625
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    47364 d1550ecb166961b3dd7c948fd7333e18
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26688 9a2ed6fd202bd4b7dfbd555170664979
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    80168 d26aa9867204cbc27107bc0eb046649a
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_alpha.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1196482 41dba8f6a0cc1b7c602060ddf3dae58c
    
    amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1040748 89a2bb86ee48bbc3ce0ce6ac06736e5d
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    76348 e2506d3191e383e511b73851f7b2403d
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    50416 9db96b845240094cb130050463e5b8da
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   606040 458cf8d820a650978eed89b234c2d018
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    46470 a6f2e3922fdd861d7209635ffc03b35b
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_amd64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26394 847986887b14d0a038057478d2b30872
    
    arm architecture (ARM)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    46642 b0e4a64cf30e20dc069e3a57259235ce
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    75798 b41386db73222899258e743a33c4f639
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   959814 d4589284f56b8e5746495c7ffb107a91
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   589126 91754725dff8d6cea245b24af8b963bb
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26082 fbe01ef72a463c603ee2802d5a83c863
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_arm.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    46566 f8e9a765ce2398f1361b2a3d23fc68ae
    
    hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    49834 38e164bb266c4ac2b64efb1823520ad2
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26948 859538b21ee583afd0eae0fe23f5ccec
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    48276 fc635c859779ac21c7f3b5e1330ac96e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    78030 13a4830e58146dada9a4312ea1c0878e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1122112 6816e9ad9b34393fdc0a2a13d5e6c03a
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_hppa.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   638360 a22f4b8a0309cb3f7f24281c4b180c40
    
    i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26270 918de156aad623e201675f53e5a7390b
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    47736 635d0586f0067de7051a7b96da96489b
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    73758 92a54d90386b2d791e7833491b1a16e1
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   976232 eda1d42fcf0a044eaf7b761090d203ef
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   598438 10c608db26e0313c24fa806ac841e47e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_i386.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    45742 53defc689a358a10ecc885846c42f2bd
    
    ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    54828 10f59379b3b9710afca1ac83ca409ce8
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    89592 8981c9ce87c1a854e986c84ac0284b90
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1205586 6fe1eb318b9c51cc4ce7dce1c0c2d01e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    27648 bb12979a5cf7ff84e0f233167e994b8c
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    62708 d601a2d1ef511702fd31c9953abc2dd0
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_ia64.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   744690 33ddf81a4b04fe817c95c1f4e828d3d4
    
    mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1103000 12bfd3f9698096d667d5623c246b17f6
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    74734 a88fe50a66f89f4620cc88f0902d384e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    47006 3b171e1e0d591d05191e187154600ae0
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    45228 f28bf5c2fb4ca704d151e07ddeb0b14c
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   606472 919acee3427f101ad7d929611c7b1fa7
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mips.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26006 c8b6b70bcaf09ca353cfcec8030c51ab
    
    mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26482 8a3e4fa1b89f5948ea5647fb56f01faf
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    74914 b6aa38a2f191d317d2d4509670fa9337
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1078056 103f0633e98faa29517a63c827109bc5
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    47642 5cc42be0a5dc83fd8ca5b66cf422a974
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   605734 f0de3efdd6f797910ac856c624ec109e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_mipsel.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    46028 1ba982a87d77197645a543dc8b27b6a7
    
    powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    50206 f4fde759040b7520e72adeea14dd7587
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    74158 b945eea07eec4357825cfc16fed7bf4e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   605242 5914dedf470cfd20024c20224290e3b0
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26410 2c7881339151f91143572bdf7af420dd
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    47642 ad645882db05a4d3fa1080c181eece39
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_powerpc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1109820 d5e5f0f48b8edee35e29354119b7d2a3
    
    s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   623664 c635c4b77cef027eb42faef8e6727c59
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    78150 b5a7a33230a9162e2308446b45466284
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26540 d45c1a7782161483c37a7e00c8fdc700
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    48374 1fd3a101cd59eb59abec32014c397c18
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    49490 7ea6ec2d1d99af8ac12a9fee77e3027d
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_s390.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1109484 0fac4ece552d53c1e5c36d39539c7947
    
    sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
    
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-mailutils_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    47416 51529ae793ae7f166c47fb2e23a0413e
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/ipopd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    46480 81c03a62740ad668f8c008b1a71be6ab
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client-dev_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   967750 8edd729d4e4a9380764efc693b1d50ad
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/mlock_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    26334 1dc5709d6db104eaf92e327b90b55130
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/libc-client2002edebian_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   596486 3c3eb2be8fb28c59de0d2bb090e0e5b9
      http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/u/uw-imap/uw-imapd_2002edebian1-13.1+etch1_sparc.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    74884 39b9e029302ff6eebe08a731882181da
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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