[Full-Disclosure] MDKSA-2004:057 - Updated tripwire packages fix format string vulnerability

From: Mandrake Linux Security Team (security_at_linux-mandrake.com)
Date: 06/08/04

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                     Mandrakelinux Security Update Advisory
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     Package name: tripwire
     Advisory ID: MDKSA-2004:057
     Date: June 7th, 2004

     Affected versions: 10.0, 9.2, Corporate Server 2.1
     ______________________________________________________________________

     Problem Description:

     Paul Herman discovered a format string vulnerability in tripwire that
     could allow a local user to execute arbitrary code with the rights of
     the user running tripwire (typically root). This vulnerability only
     exists when tripwire is generating an email report.
     _______________________________________________________________________

     References:

      http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-2004-0536
      http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/365036
     ______________________________________________________________________

     Updated Packages:
      
     Mandrakelinux 10.0:
     f7218d2fbde501fff2d418e7817679e6 10.0/RPMS/tripwire-2.3.1.2-7.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
     4476fcbb452e7af2a7171e303f75f0f4 10.0/SRPMS/tripwire-2.3.1.2-7.1.100mdk.src.rpm

     Corporate Server 2.1:
     69367ac3b8afe929b0542f1921606ea1 corporate/2.1/RPMS/tripwire-2.3.1.2-7.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
     85b56f3e3587ed3ff69ffd98708e9d39 corporate/2.1/SRPMS/tripwire-2.3.1.2-7.1.C21mdk.src.rpm

     Mandrakelinux 9.2:
     b8fa611b9f5c5b65bc8bfc30e880e6e5 9.2/RPMS/tripwire-2.3.1.2-7.1.92mdk.i586.rpm
     ae1cd49c93ad98e770ddd82fb9a55356 9.2/SRPMS/tripwire-2.3.1.2-7.1.92mdk.src.rpm
     _______________________________________________________________________

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     of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

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     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

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      security_linux-mandrake.com

     Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
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