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Debian: New imlib2 packages fix arbitrary code execution

Julien Danjou and Peter De Wachter discovered that a buffer overflow in the XPM loader of Imlib2, a powerful image loading and rendering library, might lead to arbitrary code execution. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-1672-1                  security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
November 29, 2008                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : imlib2
Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
Problem type   : local(remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2008-5187
Debian Bug     : 505714

Julien Danjou and Peter De Wachter discovered that a buffer overflow
in the XPM loader of Imlib2, a powerful image loading and rendering
library, might lead to arbitrary code execution.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2.

For the upcoming stable distribution (lenny) and the unstable
distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.0-1.2.

We recommend that you upgrade your imlib2 packages.

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

Source archives:

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/imlib2_1.3.0.0debian1.orig.tar.gz
   Size/MD5 checksum:   617750 7f389463afdb09310fa61e5036714bb3
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/imlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2.dsc
   Size/MD5 checksum:      775 3a483642e5e60fd6f912af749817f456
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/imlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2.diff.gz
   Size/MD5 checksum:    12968 5394cd31ea21566fef7a6782ff2548a5

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_alpha.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   437474 56f6242321a6cef8d4056334b59f54db
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_alpha.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   240248 bddc58ba8ad890c50d7cdb1dd827898b

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   360324 28957ea6f1202e702daa04f66a13e66b
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_amd64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   212104 acff68d323a86eb0a09d8a34fa607c4f

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_hppa.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   386144 1439604854f5dcf30bcc73abf58a9412
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_hppa.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   227728 7c1ffa030aad3ee783378f20da6b76f3

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_i386.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   335616 729f2498ddf0a28d69344b039aa7bf41
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_i386.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   205896 e0d9f18bd5c2e3cfdcc27be6b6b2dfed

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_ia64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   295004 79fd04a7fd23309b68a1e9cb01bc53b4
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_ia64.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   462724 ece752dbd71f36cab1acc3bcf6323cd5

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_mips.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   207294 9a5e59530d7d8cd78eaba0a2fe5f5b03
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_mips.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   370468 732ba92fef6b086a385dae15d39ae3b0

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_mipsel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   207960 00d25bb5fe67159ef4a3853a8448dbf8
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_mipsel.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   369292 88cf205cd158e623fded50f65a4be8a0

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_powerpc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   218918 a77ca2842bae4cc9a810121eb5975825
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_powerpc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   359876 239b8ca33d380a7f4f9deed47728f50f

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_s390.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   216192 63f335de53e2ca897eab47c487e0cd4b
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_s390.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   369042 fee16daa277b04eb95df2c73039e637e

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_sparc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   197844 285364fb7d88c0be4bf7a63358e29a9f
 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/imlib2/libimlib2-dev_1.3.0.0debian1-4+etch2_sparc.deb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   336396 cb7f957c2f8442d6ac0b48c07c98df89


 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 ' and http://packages.debian.org/
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