Debian: New xine-ui packages fix denial of service

    Date08 Jun 2006
    CategoryDebian
    4071
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several format string vulnerabilities have been discovered in xine-ui, the user interface of the xine video player, which may cause a denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 1093-1                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    June 8th, 2006                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : xine-ui
    Vulnerability  : format string
    Problem type   : local (remote)
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2006-2230
    
    Several format string vulnerabilities have been discovered in xine-ui,
    the user interface of the xine video player, which may cause a denial
    of service.
    
    The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by these problems.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
    version 0.99.3-1sarge1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your xine-ui 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 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/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      746 527be88be68d5710bf5e0a5b09ffc839
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:     1288 64415eeb7634cc0dca6d7a44e7a8f404
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2610080 aa7805a93e511e3d67dc1bf09a71fcdd
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1877496 56392abc6057d656c041bfbad49976ad
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1766792 b093fcc76082ac6e95518f2ec9a27bd9
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1711066 856ce425a4db60d0d043b95ad0a7ec18
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1731748 5f971967308012850fecd3c9362cec9b
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2041594 6f37253dad654f31f5bd12c2109e5726
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1682926 1ac6f7faa43469e805c01be3d8756a2b
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1588564 baea2fa096194f491dcf2438cfa489c7
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1762350 fbbaa304745c86021a0ffe463530a573
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1762594 6399a62f5e919c04333a2c5533e64cc0
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1776176 387dfa9a66f0fa3e26e9d26b5cc3aed0
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1742376 b41686f1d871c498d6f4185736317ff2
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/x/xine-ui/xine-ui_0.99.3-1sarge1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  1761044 f37b88d9d0a99ee2a6be783e403d634c
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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