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Ubuntu: New libgdiplus packages fix security vulnerability

Stefan Cornelius discovered that libgdiplus incorrectly handled certain image files. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a crafted image file, an attacker could cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking the program. Updated packages are available from security.ubuntu.com.

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Ubuntu Security Notice USN-993-1         September 29, 2010
libgdiplus vulnerability
CVE-2010-1526
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A security issue affects the following Ubuntu releases:

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS
Ubuntu 9.04
Ubuntu 9.10
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

This advisory also applies to the corresponding versions of
Kubuntu, Edubuntu, and Xubuntu.

The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:

Ubuntu 8.04 LTS:
 libgdiplus                      1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1

Ubuntu 9.04:
 libgdiplus                      2.0-1ubuntu0.1

Ubuntu 9.10:
 libgdiplus                      2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1

Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
 libgdiplus                      2.4.2-1ubuntu0.10.04.1

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

Details follow:

Stefan Cornelius discovered that libgdiplus incorrectly handled certain
image files. If a user or automated system were tricked into opening a
crafted image file, an attacker could cause a denial of service or possibly
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking the
program.


Updated packages for Ubuntu 8.04 LTS:

 Source archives:

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1.diff.gz
     Size/MD5:     7287 cc029366586479d0c51038149ff2fef1
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1.dsc
     Size/MD5:     1142 525119345c89ce1aaccb16b24fd91831
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6.orig.tar.gz
     Size/MD5:  3551556 e03b3e969df4196f808ebdde1d666e82

 amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5:   167396 331e79c0cd73d48a07f745657e3e364e

 i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5:   154448 fbdc60e8448a7abf2b12cb8d6f0eab1c

 lpia architecture (Low Power Intel Architecture):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1_lpia.deb
     Size/MD5:   153500 273b16987dc4ee45e1d2c6bae39982a2

 powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5:   173450 fbe0c586e23ad4a988882178b27f3825

 sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_1.2.6-2ubuntu2.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5:   156770 4b98253f89ebbbf0a7478e8fad3a2083

Updated packages for Ubuntu 9.04:

 Source archives:

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0-1ubuntu0.1.diff.gz
     Size/MD5:     7676 89b360d221fb655ac86d377af02a20f0
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0-1ubuntu0.1.dsc
     Size/MD5:     1681 d3ff98014d1fb3041ddfe0853ff09cd0
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0.orig.tar.gz
     Size/MD5:  2786887 f5ea8f021b9e87cf926d1b4e623d6bc1

 amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0-1ubuntu0.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5:   169818 08bfdcd4476ff1cc088b03c83f44e0c9

 i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0-1ubuntu0.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5:   157670 b3302e5ddc18cda33af96e1217445449

 lpia architecture (Low Power Intel Architecture):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0-1ubuntu0.1_lpia.deb
     Size/MD5:   156656 a5d5efe5caa1899b2e9f5c6e44acecb0

 powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0-1ubuntu0.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5:   174114 cf00cedeccb571c71f4cf6e68e2e6951

 sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.0-1ubuntu0.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5:   159258 e0df71f8f816ac4d2f5554875b2351a1

Updated packages for Ubuntu 9.10:

 Source archives:

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1.diff.gz
     Size/MD5:     8126 a602436c2d313f7983dd6ae2172032bf
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1.dsc
     Size/MD5:     1715 061d427b1e8944da9f1446b11712b2be
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2.orig.tar.gz
     Size/MD5:  2758522 df6e3e66120d4823dcfcc1adf48049b7

 amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5:   172004 8dcdd7791fc1685a4f941f8ddddddaf8

 i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5:   160368 64089d93ddcefe00298b50663cc53988

 lpia architecture (Low Power Intel Architecture):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1_lpia.deb
     Size/MD5:   158218 718036e87f6b7e56dd04d613db6047b9

 powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5:   176628 9544fbc10b2b3afe3544b5bfad99a8b6

 sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.9.10.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5:   161922 4eb11d2dc35940cb38fcad795d0099ed

Updated packages for Ubuntu 10.04:

 Source archives:

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.10.04.1.diff.gz
     Size/MD5:     8230 fb9c71aad07ece4ffedec38ab9f2a85a
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.10.04.1.dsc
     Size/MD5:     1719 e188026b838510778441fd9295832f7e
   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2.orig.tar.gz
     Size/MD5:  2758522 df6e3e66120d4823dcfcc1adf48049b7

 amd64 architecture (Athlon64, Opteron, EM64T Xeon):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.10.04.1_amd64.deb
     Size/MD5:   172136 31b602ac108994ae9d09cf1d9a34c043

 i386 architecture (x86 compatible Intel/AMD):

   http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.10.04.1_i386.deb
     Size/MD5:   160432 11439652c3f0774fc73b911f4383e786

 powerpc architecture (Apple Macintosh G3/G4/G5):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.10.04.1_powerpc.deb
     Size/MD5:   176390 406a037cc563d2a7c4cd143b8b0e67e3

 sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC):

   http://ports.ubuntu.com/pool/main/libg/libgdiplus/libgdiplus_2.4.2-1ubuntu0.10.04.1_sparc.deb
     Size/MD5:   167206 cd2d838608cd8c22aa4ff6c7cdaed01c
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