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Debian: New jftpgw packages fix format string vulnerability

jaguar@felinemenace.org discovered a vulnerability in jftpgw, an FTP proxy program, whereby a remote user could potentially cause arbitrary code to be executed with the privileges of the jftpgw server process. By default, the server runs as user "nobody". Fixed packages are available from security.debian.org.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 510-1                     security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                             Matt Zimmerman
May 29th, 2004                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : jftpgw
Vulnerability  : format string
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Ids        : CAN-2004-0448

jaguar@felinemenace.org discovered a vulnerability in jftpgw, an FTP
proxy program, whereby a remote user could potentially cause arbitrary
code to be executed with the privileges of the jftpgw server process.
By default, the server runs as user "nobody".

CAN-2004-0448: format string vulnerability via syslog(3) in log()
function

For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
fixed in version 0.13.1-1woody1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.13.4-1.

We recommend that you update your jftpgw 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 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 3.0 alias woody
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  Source archives:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1.dsc
      Size/MD5 checksum:      589 6c0ed10f2034cefdbf338de14b8c26bf
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1.diff.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:    19365 e34131b25f532be7e16c51030c55349f
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:   219139 9546400895b5fe54ad70dbb33f83c6a1

  Alpha architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    74918 53c4ed0d56bfdd42191405059376cc98

  ARM architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    57788 a3cadbfab75a3be17d0ef4d3da483504

  Intel IA-32 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    55924 b59ff3f29eb9803ebe06de132fbb2c24

  Intel IA-64 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    98458 072000de165c9abb980c99241ad1282a

  HP Precision architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    67726 e90daefe5490c21c7d442f33f2d68223

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    52158 d48c566a6fda177048e91e90f60c076a

  Big endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    68020 60b41b05f85fc83affd559bca3f0fd6f

  Little endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    68180 b966bab91c3bc469652874d6e18844f7

  PowerPC architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    60466 3363c313d0cb2a409ce5579697912afc

  IBM S/390 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    57770 bfead388669f0fd30967e56b2b648c2c

  Sun Sparc architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/j/jftpgw/jftpgw_0.13.1-1woody1_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    60528 849fd4f56002ff1d8e4e4b08de7608f2

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

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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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