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Debian: New icu packages fix cross site scripting

It was discovered that icu, the internal components for Unicode, did not properly sanitise invalid encoded data, which could lead to cross- site scripting attacks. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-1762-1                  security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                      Steffen Joeris
April 02, 2009                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : icu
Vulnerability  : insufficient input sanitising
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id         : CVE-2008-1036


It was discovered that icu, the internal components for Unicode, did
not properly sanitise invalid encoded data, which could lead to cross-
site scripting attacks.


For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 3.8.1-3+lenny1.

For the oldstable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in
version 3.6-2etch2.

For the testing distribution (squeeze) and the unstable distribution
(sid), this problem has been fixed in version 4.0.1-1.


We recommend that you upgrade your icu 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
- -------------------------------

Debian (oldstable)
- ------------------

Oldstable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

Source archives:

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu_3.6-2etch2.diff.gz
   Size/MD5 checksum:    14912 d15e89ba186f4003cf0fe25523bf5b68
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu_3.6-2etch2.dsc
   Size/MD5 checksum:      600 be64e9d5a346866e9cb5c0f60243d2fe
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu_3.6.orig.tar.gz
   Size/MD5 checksum:  9778863 0f1bda1992b4adca62da68a7ad79d830

Architecture independent packages:

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu-doc_3.6-2etch2_all.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  3334030 c6e6fbd348c8d802746a890393a767a5

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_alpha.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5584350 c988d1810f2abe6aca3c530061343674
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_alpha.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7009562 489c1341f1331b8664ec201d7b0896ac

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5444828 4cf4fecae90466c879a1b506da4b54da
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6584058 b74be6476a73b13f397c742dd05a46ef

arm architecture (ARM)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_arm.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5455872 ffd9a4362bd56c95ac8c9e2d59b0f85b
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_arm.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6625136 a64d8a5965f960b7a42f175465552d1b

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_i386.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6480730 bab51b594e5b159ec97c4d0a78e137d4
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_i386.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5464844 6022ce1a314dc2ac9ba6a4e7c2364c0f

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_ia64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7240032 54c98bff14b4d4b9106cbe4a0f37a790
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_ia64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5865936 dfe2b9a21d02b3f6d0328076e90884b9

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_mips.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5747772 6f7e94aa52df7e55632aded82da5be5b
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_mips.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7032276 c873f62a11e599880d349171be6724b7

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_mipsel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6767430 c34cfe617b2fa3b0ac265f445a77b151
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_mipsel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5462642 42cec53922ec7b565c314daca3480331

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_powerpc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6889534 dbbcea68da2b4cde02734cf8af6a8bdd
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_powerpc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5748424 4af92234d22b585cdce7912733bc309e

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_s390.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6895200 637a01ea921657380bd42959e4bd5adf
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_s390.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5777440 b1be81050b86652f9c1d943bc4887dc7

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36-dev_3.6-2etch2_sparc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6772296 b0bb6f8d327193d0e9055e8eb8f98a51
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu36_3.6-2etch2_sparc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5671528 fa33dfa1c2278405708d23cd94be6919


Debian GNU/Linux 5.0 alias lenny
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Debian (stable)
- ---------------

Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, armel, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

Source archives:

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu_3.8.1-3+lenny1.dsc
   Size/MD5 checksum:     1297 daaf6d8629a5cde19dcfed98bc9a84a9
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu_3.8.1.orig.tar.gz
   Size/MD5 checksum: 10591204 ca52a1eb5050478f5f7d24e16ce01f57
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu_3.8.1-3+lenny1.diff.gz
   Size/MD5 checksum:    20267 9c9d1d71c50f4deec44e95a9d5ea2530

Architecture independent packages:

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/icu-doc_3.8.1-3+lenny1_all.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  3774790 1a1cd3c7fde641350322461af9f57a37

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_alpha.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7565948 02e495e8771842e904cf67a80de61b82
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_alpha.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6065532 de58265aad775defadbb2a7b6af9d88d
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_alpha.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2364976 a28a051462a4b40c1ca94b663145ce16

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/lib32icu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6062920 3a90fc0d97f43436e4cca417a662b0f8
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7131010 c7bcc67bf7ebc77254f2b5b9f312f1bb
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2401370 d54929d018b9c28224299bad4b3fd3a7
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/lib32icu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5920040 bfbb1dd39f462c2737a114f40fc3b494
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5932356 bcf6d7dab8a71f00e702384b97cf19a4

arm architecture (ARM)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_arm.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2286786 ce4bb8567f48cc3cf235368db8963544
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_arm.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7183924 fbc8204644ef5e0fc74fc22f7d26034a
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_arm.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5907872 93989d0a25c86c9e38e6317ca420fbc4

armel architecture (ARM EABI)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_armel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  1755700 89f87c26a0ce9a7f923a05d9b2555673
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_armel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7411842 70fc597eeb9c0e9e68d0137e0216f124
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_armel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5847710 08c26011ddb182edb57549e671d6cc61

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_hppa.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6377564 b8b8b1a62a0a02dd8469f7c172d92415
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_hppa.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7663982 cae24c749162aa3f4a896ec5dbde678a
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_hppa.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2357154 3ba097e27ead38178bbb8f804f13d77a

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_i386.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2278828 f9111677c4e7b9244bd643d748e2f18c
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_i386.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5920016 7aecb5bc8fe15f0c1b5ef5c4419eab6a
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_i386.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6991888 351e9f8d60f139c335bf7ea07235dc08

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_ia64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6396240 7c56b1d5f54c9f6a4a2a6fc9698e4337
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_ia64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7825392 c99733de07fe43de5c0c1d923ebf93aa
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_ia64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2207992 757e5e5c49c66411cc7e1077808c7576

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_mips.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7599142 1d81608602f7b3a18dc8e3d03bf603ff
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_mips.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6207630 d7bd482f6030f1ae4ff75c4735947b08
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_mips.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2472538 2f7b6f0c8a5dfa6ce877b8305a6779b0

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_mipsel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2405182 59d89f0a9a81429ec02f87debcb8e6a3
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_mipsel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  5898892 94257031e244b5b52e9cbe8e37bb1f30
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_mipsel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7293408 f70b0c75989a5983f6921ee323b99c3c

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_powerpc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6290800 bae34e705b5213d14a638350398a7d29
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_powerpc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7460598 8edd0cb02d62dfc5ce69c872e413ca39
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_powerpc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2376240 00fc0ad10f85fded7380fcaaccbe1514

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_s390.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7434356 de117fb929327d908c11ede36daa9166
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_s390.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6269494 a17ae098f688e8a14bc79854013cada4
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_s390.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2468406 d57fdf831571e1147f213051a50f8fdd

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38_3.8.1-3+lenny1_sparc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  6144646 e12966bb72793d7e6220eafd5ddb0c88
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu38-dbg_3.8.1-3+lenny1_sparc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  2133070 454335db0966dc15c78261ef1a8fdcfc
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/icu/libicu-dev_3.8.1-3+lenny1_sparc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:  7302732 432d9fdee1502bf363d1db33ee6519ab


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

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For apt-get: deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and http://packages.debian.org/<pkg>
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