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MDKSA-2004:140 - Updated a2ps packages fix vulnerability
From: Mandrake Linux Security Team <security () linux-mandrake com>
Date: 25 Nov 2004 23:42:35 -0000

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                 Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package name:           a2ps
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2004:140
 Date:                   November 25th, 2004

 Affected versions:      10.0, 10.1, 9.2, Corporate Server 2.1
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 Problem Description:

 The GNU a2ps utility fails to properly sanitize filenames, which can
 be abused by a malicious user to execute arbitray commands with the
 privileges of the user running the vulnerable application.
 
 The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

  http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11025
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 Updated Packages:
  
 Mandrakelinux 10.0:
 0bf1c46cdf3a997c80ffa55a04b53144  10.0/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 ca914fbd0811bef76be2c39924cdf2a1  10.0/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 c33b533dc073d747b31393b9e041da03  10.0/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
 c7248cd5bc4defb373a64e9cdfc2333c  10.0/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
 6504506036c88ffbe443c2d537d27da9  amd64/10.0/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 fab58ecff86622a511e8b1652476f6fe  amd64/10.0/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 3fa0c58c19e86837f613a1bb9e304044  amd64/10.0/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
 c7248cd5bc4defb373a64e9cdfc2333c  amd64/10.0/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.100mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1:
 fc5b71001b6026112eed7a9eede99df5  10.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 78ce0c31be6b53057a634b2043479aee  10.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 27e916c46412c26970339a099c844136  10.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.i586.rpm
 07c4873e2c4bd8cdedcefc4b9c320100  10.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 10.1/X86_64:
 00b9ef256d69081035981b62217c5d45  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 51d1efed305bdccea43df7c1e7edea05  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 eb1a73a1770c13ffc7a4cc305ebf6bf9  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
 07c4873e2c4bd8cdedcefc4b9c320100  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.101mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1:
 336ec30048b5ad2fa05180994987c6fa  corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 82712d8a212252f79b109b25991cfb04  corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 060d1b6ab37de7ca0f4a557da8460c34  corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 e8bf67681741edfb61fb6fc171dd2f8f  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Corporate Server 2.1/x86_64:
 03da1d600f76bf0719276b6676cae414  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 20ae91d5efc781cd07af91c25ac2d444  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 76cbf03ba34f5c51bf066e4ce9419235  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
 e8bf67681741edfb61fb6fc171dd2f8f  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.1.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.2:
 57cde82f819f69584e29dc96a0d68431  9.2/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.i586.rpm
 4557bbde873d94394cce32c64f544783  9.2/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.i586.rpm
 678978ae070b88ac922d74bb7d3df7cf  9.2/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.i586.rpm
 5824c8481814e78bc430bf780d22fd84  9.2/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrakelinux 9.2/AMD64:
 6b72be6ec18fb727987ef32db913730d  amd64/9.2/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.amd64.rpm
 00f3f4b88dd753fd655e459bf6cd2e64  amd64/9.2/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.amd64.rpm
 ee628914ed89857c10ce2391d6985e2d  amd64/9.2/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.amd64.rpm
 5824c8481814e78bc430bf780d22fd84  amd64/9.2/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.1.92mdk.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandrakesoft for security.  You can obtain
 the GPG public key of the Mandrakelinux Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

  http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_linux-mandrake.com

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
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