Debian: New wesnoth packages fix denial of service

    Date14 Oct 2007
    CategoryDebian
    4690
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A problem has been discovered in the processing of chat messages. Overly long messages are truncated by the server to a fixed length, without paying attention to the multibyte characters. This leads to invalid UTF-8 on clients and causes an uncaught exception.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 1386-2                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    October 15th, 2007                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : wesnoth
    Vulnerability  : progrmaming error
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2007-3917
    
    A problem has been discovered in the processing of chat messages.
    Overly long messages are truncated by the server to a fixed length,
    without paying attention to the multibyte characters.  This leads to
    invalid UTF-8 on clients and causes an uncaught exception.  Note that
    both wesnoth and the wesnoth server are affected.
    
    Note: This advisory only updates the MD5 sums for the stable distribution.
    
    For the old stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.9.0-6 and in version 1.2.7-1~bpo31+1 of sarge-backports.
    
    For the stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2-2 and in version 1.2.7-1~bpo40+1 of etch-backports.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.2.7-1.
    
    Packages for the oldstable mips architecture will be added to the
    archive later.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your wesnoth 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 at the end of this advisory:
    
    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 3.1 alias sarge
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      850 86291ea2c7a18b90f85eb39b53f7ca70
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    35409 ece9ff9a4cf64ed981a53021194dc204
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum: 36051074 8dd59719631e0e6329a0a25e1dcbf302
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-data_0.9.0-6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum: 14752878 ebb6d4c489fb2d407bd86420e27c8dd5
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-ei_0.9.0-6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   681962 0b79cab0648b8724af0009c31c8cf7ad
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-httt_0.9.0-6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  4373962 d7b166b55e9acd60c01ad236499b98ff
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-music_0.9.0-6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  9936830 7ebc2d096866786625189ea20ea66c46
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-sotbe_0.9.0-6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1844794 dbf5d86593828a3e6519b442fd0ffd57
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-tdh_0.9.0-6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    66000 b59719ef1470afa2048a9211cf7fc136
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-trow_0.9.0-6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1717942 7b91a835e816b3b56030f200ecde0b96
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1901144 b8cff98e1a1bdbd5bab93c0e9a414116
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1518366 2b96bd84f4b327f54a6630218070a916
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   229474 065684977aebda989fa5bc47acf06a22
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1521520 bc72757fa955b6abdbab1fdd0471a503
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1209900 2f9b55c89ea8b102ce347c1169c154f7
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   197616 fc19ba05943d2e5dca1386c39b70075a
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2608368 17708b565e206b6e636f71be9a137ee4
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2031758 a9381b3845b6a305716781cf9e3adf8f
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   261258 473b78f19604915bcfc647afb02f5f71
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2158256 1baa5680aae24322cae58fc95f35607b
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1711028 e6cda58fe480eb8ddf651c8fc8c1bef0
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   247362 3860037bd76d66c9f1b6f9f9c4ea1402
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1564748 fb1abacd6f67f44ff26328ce7518f023
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1236824 f9708b0fb024c7ecebe2228ce6407031
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   199806 571df40f963bb6063a21b3384bbc0f01
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2179346 c7561122c10032825635fb45ec33d9d1
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1751082 6e614c2c4aebfc3f27c9ec3f4206d7cf
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   260296 2b48beb77863780e89b6eec625669ab8
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1752714 41f99a69afd924bce90274aadf783cd5
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1381188 e7c3c0bc8946ca83a42f89480a5f0463
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   206340 71a4e60951fd27f8460d55329551d260
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1600034 864b17d2bafbcb149865ed73d2884339
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1297804 73d554e43189ac6ba73b5fa0da0b28ca
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   218490 ec7a24163c7f7a1256d707212eabf98b
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1572426 e4e0080b2c5315f4fd7bcb4b74623d3c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1257238 78b4f7b1b9a59999d90aa15ecc5facc5
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   205200 4eafd50a6367df679f6c5cb72183043a
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1290316 25eb64f921ed5249285d45b459e5796c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1034626 5801d36272262bf2e9329f40ba9bf04c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   189230 bd78146c81a6463fce3a1b38eec33109
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_0.9.0-6_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1527554 2affc47e6aa371a8c6827ff80eb8b9db
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_0.9.0-6_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1211058 6892a9ed170ad6e7198f9c1868475cc3
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_0.9.0-6_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   191834 36d475617567547e8b6ed0e1f25da41f
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 alias etch
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      886 9cc6980d04b201a3a7cf313e7ea88352
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    36830 651be8966f4be3228039ec55e0281773
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum: 74823113 722a459282abe6d04dbe228d031c088e
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-data_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum: 24524112 d95db2fcdf56bc6dd4fa4cf48d8fcded
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-ei_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1016494 af054c466eea76ad123d2c07f1ad799d
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-httt_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  4853576 e8513a5f8521f7cf908d6a9d308af8ff
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-music_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum: 25574902 87c74cd4519e180dbcd44a31befe0768
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-trow_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  4095152 aa65d4cb47a22b3f16aed5c7a1d5afed
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-tsg_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1452670 f300c6adaacfe2ad2925602436953c76
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-ttb_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   343872 34c1ff868361622844f8751c1a5e26a0
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-utbs_1.2-2_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  4827554 86cb4d8ebf5ed53a1ce2167ef37cee1f
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2276070 a9078be9da64bb1061dc040d5bb9ec59
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1770682 1f638dd842a5d93d21f40dab9ab6bbf2
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   345802 aa93cb0618da7b038e9206b09762b2a9
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1984092 0d3832434abacf88fdf1f7c39b2616be
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1535768 bb7cb09f6c99e8139cf08bfd5ec935f4
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   313844 4aa744120cfb08b8784c77877583e0e8
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2362666 16a6524b3d7ca9624afda00acc79f449
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1844832 056f37bff71bebd35d2f3dbb773fedae
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   345728 7bbcc836a0728bcf1441ecc8042ce2ba
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2222476 78d33fd2d01d3ce939161c9f1a47718c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1733236 2bf0820a9a4c5eadbca2845bffe797a3
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   346188 8a30a474eb20cc9e6375038a8e191b1d
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2010666 1e0b133e09a196c9ebbb72672ca9b438
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1554102 56e23c548bf53fa1ba43df23871c927d
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   316174 3425ed568ee4e66a9f8875dad28c719b
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2678392 957da2d0aa9627f9807aebbd1345f213
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2101182 2fd90e03c3611184e3c2acea9cebce7d
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   397540 354281e0474aeb3de9bdc156213a4cec
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2007194 32edda1abb7c4812e922fabe303c41c8
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1561754 a4695436261c6d30e30ba800e87fd142
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   323674 5f7c677be81088396010dab8a3b99657
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1994094 45dac30e850104a4d0c59c968db237ef
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1553592 0034e14c28292ba40f085cb57f3b408a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   322882 a9e65fff54d2cb4a78caca33c2dd6c0c
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2003284 1151dc45cfc97968e808c473f16587ec
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1556962 557b59779635342bec32f872ed65296a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   319738 b38852aa6abe023c4ccb705b1551a618
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1827816 f1f2963d6d612195bb36355fe75aa43c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1416236 a03d1815a99e3b27717e68e0d129726f
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   299610 40b47c05cbf92cd6b3b3011379d7adcd
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth_1.2-2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2094142 c1e8f77de4474d94ebf1fc8cee76f8f2
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-editor_1.2-2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1609496 6b3e9aa7eddc139eefaa611da6016e3a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/wesnoth/wesnoth-server_1.2-2_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   312786 afee62202c747beb848bcdd49e103be8
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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