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ESB-2006.0386 -- [UNIX/Linux][Debian] -- New centericq packages fix arbitrary code execution

Date: 05 June 2006

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                   ESB-2006.0386 -- [UNIX/Linux][Debian]
            New centericq packages fix arbitrary code execution
                                5 June 2006


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              centericq
Publisher:            Debian
Operating System:     Debian GNU/Linux 3.1
                      Debian GNU/Linux 3.0
                      UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact:               Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2005-3863

Original Bulletin:

Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on
         platforms other than Debian. It is recommended that administrators
         running centericq check for an updated version of the software for
         their operating system at:

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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1088-1                                       Martin Schulze
June 3rd, 2006                
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Package        : centericq
Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2005-3863
BugTraq ID     : 15600
Debian Bug     : 340959

Mehdi Oudad and Kevin Fernandez discovered a buffer overflow in the
ktools library which is used in centericq, a text-mode multi-protocol
instant messenger client, which may lead local or remote attackers to
execute arbitrary code.

For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.5.1-1.1woody2.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.20.0-1sarge4.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.21.0-6.

We recommend that you upgrade your centericq 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 3.0 alias woody
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  Source archives:
      Size/MD5 checksum:      603 792e9548d8f6d540c26fa0fdbdd1df57
      Size/MD5 checksum:     3827 dc51504b36a05b003de1d22c2c879223
      Size/MD5 checksum:   680625 e50121ea43a54140939b7bec8efdefe0

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   868742 1e533bd67111dbaca069ec6a7e9122ec

  ARM architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   809068 400376da91c99a970032220e39de0c73

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   648950 4b30966a06e54085bbb8db33f03beeca

  Intel IA-64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   930922 f8aaa7129fb4ffc5de2468662166db5f

  HP Precision architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   821294 79ffab208975e12fb264cbb4ef36c6b3

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   612174 969fff39d5249b24d5c711cc312a92d4

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   649086 11f73ccf6f59687b0e9f4eb2d939fc93

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   634462 2a54c83a7a9f5a47495e7d608d2705bd

  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   633210 21767275a156aa5309d2febe03e395db

  IBM S/390 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   534764 483dda7f47f832ef50ae50a721164e62

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   617338 1eeee2554ee66d37458909aea51e0b18

Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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  Source archives:
      Size/MD5 checksum:      851 347a8183b403014c403f1757f353e436
      Size/MD5 checksum:   106308 ee5a0e2b155ab6ee35c7be04941cb574
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1796894 874165f4fbd40e3be677bdd1696cee9d

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1650570 6addf20af3c5fce5003cfcd998c88dad
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336024 cabf30b626c0b1ffc7adc474e650b0da
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1651594 c9b361454f6ed7546d6b7fcfb417c420
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1650632 414f32a3fee64fcfe7b98365d64486f1

  AMD64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1355518 6bc3845c82740d0b089337dd3068078e
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336006 6eee21ecd6ee4600813192d98ca172e7
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1355798 226ae854f90219c9cc8c662b9be2e903
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1355566 27d8db8b20503f0527e558846b20ebbb

  ARM architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  2185394 bf00243e825f49f26585f547cec1f404
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336028 ce7a340b924cb1ab7a571fdc0c301945
      Size/MD5 checksum:  2186140 adf229a4553875379348b1688f910678
      Size/MD5 checksum:  2185460 7375a4503258d1fcb9d4f03d34b54cf4

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1348826 1f8a99153aa93509805a95eedfb1e493
      Size/MD5 checksum:   335880 51caf40c0a4cb709ed257453e46fcc74
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1349608 2b46f86353b8b1323e6776c23c434750
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1348924 608dd61bfbb98d99867eefabcccbbbae

  Intel IA-64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1881388 88f88e10e529a68cfb6ebd2d9ce76fb2
      Size/MD5 checksum:   335984 577780bd2cf3fffd54f985dfe71c9b28
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1882292 9d43ae3452ed00c896882a40f4e2b21f
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1881456 a5350a5fe409bfc0545ce0d3b6201e99

  HP Precision architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1812604 ba840154c90fa7fd5c5d27f629a4e7d0
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336684 49cbe7f7dacb8774e60cde1c436647eb
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1813616 3a3358848c14c28e63a317a87111bcf5
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1812646 d4d53c94a0670042863ba66bf822c8af

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1399506 050350f784fa16edc990a0af9094d360
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336772 ff95d538d955d3f3a29c2b1b76b1629b
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1400204 6787c44b90c3e24a2e550661f2070024
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1399546 960a182de7c92c96153f95f7858288b6

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1493242 45baa39468c703cebbb3e7135992fe08
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336704 aa4c66a0022918403b8b5725f888f1f9
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1493744 7758a3e4853e9735bddceecdde402a37
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1493310 3b92ec1941f96ba976c7c98824231566

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1483388 bf669f331a7becc56851b41c70f0dbcf
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336048 7a7ecf280bc1d03e79af0cfa794ddb9a
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1483970 c3cd579d088ad124053bd73a2633a470
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1483438 7d1493bfa167fd7f7644232e215fad7f

  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1386192 92d2bce7027d47f82e68f50a2a54892f
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336702 8cab14ba1f096f2e2588120b5cf06e97
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1386680 58e198a5b828b1abb309630ecf966bf7
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1386242 8e54c9ce0432cebc1c9f95001d6edb15

  IBM S/390 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1194054 20c8220d71c45fc511d363fd434e88eb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336668 078e0cf4a6ba1e74668f7f8cf04adb0d
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1194422 49ac26d59e6c572f38dfdd061945fa36
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1194088 5eb550e0f1d026c258ad84f7ef7f680e

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1326004 a7db40a610eb3b6dcfe96a5909cc8313
      Size/MD5 checksum:   336682 f28c264b6cedbf41aaf46e32f7bb7c12
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1327028 044779001762380ee8a32bcc1193ea12
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1326022 3084bf7ba7146a24608d84796a9c50eb

  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
  its next update.

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For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:
Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and<pkg>

Version: GnuPG v1.4.3 (GNU/Linux)


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