14 September 2009
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2009.1286 Buffer overlow vulnerability in htmldoc 14 September 2009 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: htmldoc Publisher: Mandriva Operating System: Mandriva UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX) Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2009-3050 Original Bulletin: http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:231 Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on platforms other than Mandriva. It is recommended that administrators running htmldoc check for an updated version of the software for their operating system. - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- - -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2009:231 http://www.mandriva.com/security/ _______________________________________________________________________ Package : htmldoc Date : September 11, 2009 Affected: 2009.0, 2009.1, Corporate 4.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: A security vulnerability has been identified and fixed in htmldoc: Buffer overflow in the set_page_size function in util.cxx in HTMLDOC 1.8.27 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long MEDIA SIZE comment. NOTE: it was later reported that there were additional vectors in htmllib.cxx and ps-pdf.cxx using an AFM font file with a long glyph name, but these vectors do not cross privilege boundaries (CVE-2009-3050). This update provides a solution to this vulnerability. _______________________________________________________________________ References: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-3050 _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Mandriva Linux 2009.0: 9ecff97cbcaa32de2c3bec214ae9ffb9 2009.0/i586/htmldoc-1.8.27-2.1mdv2009.0.i586.rpm 2dadb48ff604f983e379e3de3a3e2c58 2009.0/i586/htmldoc-nogui-1.8.27-2.1mdv2009.0.i586.rpm 3793881a911d590a4a4bc6d062203334 2009.0/SRPMS/htmldoc-1.8.27-2.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2009.0/X86_64: 9353328eb2f962049d06e06515872df6 2009.0/x86_64/htmldoc-1.8.27-2.1mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm 0cd7a69ece1fcb4a400357a3ab72cbd6 2009.0/x86_64/htmldoc-nogui-1.8.27-2.1mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm 3793881a911d590a4a4bc6d062203334 2009.0/SRPMS/htmldoc-1.8.27-2.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2009.1: 987394761cabb52d30a2936be12d45df 2009.1/i586/htmldoc-1.8.27-3.1mdv2009.1.i586.rpm a856629efe866caa315898b8d8c032cf 2009.1/i586/htmldoc-nogui-1.8.27-3.1mdv2009.1.i586.rpm 811cc1df862042c1f861c195f6e257e8 2009.1/SRPMS/htmldoc-1.8.27-3.1mdv2009.1.src.rpm Mandriva Linux 2009.1/X86_64: bb3ef843a653cb80277157ec193ca1b8 2009.1/x86_64/htmldoc-1.8.27-3.1mdv2009.1.x86_64.rpm 22be1cebf3740a71bb76f299929c371e 2009.1/x86_64/htmldoc-nogui-1.8.27-3.1mdv2009.1.x86_64.rpm 811cc1df862042c1f861c195f6e257e8 2009.1/SRPMS/htmldoc-1.8.27-3.1mdv2009.1.src.rpm Corporate 4.0: 56490816a2a8d3d3d998e1a5d6b614c3 corporate/4.0/i586/htmldoc-1.8.23-8.1.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 4e7a0bda97b9a50858e1f8c16daa0c59 corporate/4.0/i586/htmldoc-nogui-1.8.23-8.1.20060mlcs4.i586.rpm 40616589d5ff1b6451b30fd9bdd424d4 corporate/4.0/SRPMS/htmldoc-1.8.23-8.1.20060mlcs4.src.rpm Corporate 4.0/X86_64: 9bb6ca090589664fec4f17d9fec71a26 corporate/4.0/x86_64/htmldoc-1.8.23-8.1.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm da5e19232e4f434433f3f8f243a42f6b corporate/4.0/x86_64/htmldoc-nogui-1.8.23-8.1.20060mlcs4.x86_64.rpm 40616589d5ff1b6451b30fd9bdd424d4 corporate/4.0/SRPMS/htmldoc-1.8.23-8.1.20060mlcs4.src.rpm _______________________________________________________________________ To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. 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