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Debian: New belpic packages fix cryptographic weakness

It was discovered that belpic, the belgian eID PKCS11 library, does not properly check the result of an OpenSSL function for verifying cryptographic signatures, which could be used to bypass the certificate validation. Updated packages are available from

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-1946-1                              Steffen Joeris
December 04, 2009           
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Package        : belpic
Vulnerability  : cryptographic weakness
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id         : CVE-2009-0049
Debian Bug     : 511261

It was discovered that belpic, the belgian eID PKCS11 library, does not
properly check the result of an OpenSSL function for verifying
cryptographic signatures, which could be used to bypass the certificate

For the oldstable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.5.9-7.etch.1.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.6.0-6, which was already included in the lenny release.

For the testing distribution (squeeze) and the unstable distribution
(sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.6.0-6.

We recommend that you upgrade your belpic 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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Debian (oldstable)
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Oldstable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

Source archives:
   Size/MD5 checksum:    20340 d0d4ce8373f2f49800971113432ab35e
   Size/MD5 checksum:      778 6a552980e5274b74128f2b43d5eecd84
   Size/MD5 checksum:  1790274 517a8617e5919b3218acf2d5d859ea8e

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    87916 fce36aa5a4e516bece52ca1322328288
   Size/MD5 checksum:   156018 4e75d5671006c371f4a5aeeb216d2749
   Size/MD5 checksum:   314606 2caa3f109ee32caabb5ef63702ff9536
   Size/MD5 checksum:   338216 75704f922f932f7453fd475af22bac15
   Size/MD5 checksum:   153234 64e2984faecdb78f26566faa7b40c837
   Size/MD5 checksum:  1013996 3a64d43f1fe914d0800b8cacb6a602ed

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
   Size/MD5 checksum:   151240 ff1be550e65c3c234ea0ae3e8fa3f39e
   Size/MD5 checksum:   150332 3dcdfb89cacf62cca1ffc3da471ff7c4
   Size/MD5 checksum:    87572 8a357ceb7f8a783d9fe127e0c0bfe943
   Size/MD5 checksum:   330802 0ea774426304964b8bf07ee176fb4c91
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hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
   Size/MD5 checksum:  1012984 3f52c668f80dac56d6eba30b092bfa09
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   Size/MD5 checksum:   156784 062a94360e7af00b1d17a8883f2df33c

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
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   Size/MD5 checksum:   311998 d2ec1c416b6b94edff51b6a652ef03e5
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   Size/MD5 checksum:    87780 cf21f6df10e9b1b88ed35d858109b3ae

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    87626 d8d7df1a9d92a645d4c442579038998b
   Size/MD5 checksum:  1014022 f4b5ce0eceb87f3ca7fa6a21e7c476f6
   Size/MD5 checksum:   169770 956d4fe1a91405f30c85e3b4089fd2cb
   Size/MD5 checksum:   382222 5489754c01c0a12ad7ec421ad678e769
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   Size/MD5 checksum:   163648 35bc558bfb41eb1b15c2487624422ed4

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
   Size/MD5 checksum:   153822 6925531d088aa05d1eef9cd5b9ece264
   Size/MD5 checksum:   289498 4da6c0fbcddf102a7ec328060f8c7437
   Size/MD5 checksum:    87622 5f615f96eba9272c8a6be068bb610f52
   Size/MD5 checksum:   146534 8dd5ed4c08c3d8c105aaa3342cd4cf2b
   Size/MD5 checksum:   305640 b356a3a69a8b8be76ff7bd220d436d7e
   Size/MD5 checksum:  1014040 cb0ab32eeabe5a1a61cb85503f08724a

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
   Size/MD5 checksum:   145358 fe04e7ea83258e37c889227d82c34598
   Size/MD5 checksum:   153556 7d5273ed7dff7ca723d84a24d79b474b
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   Size/MD5 checksum:   288008 71477b21c578685d2c5d8bc4e637c110
   Size/MD5 checksum:  1014036 122780976ad58d4d677271eb2719f4ba

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
   Size/MD5 checksum:   305840 f141f398a8307a139bb06a1404654e4b
   Size/MD5 checksum:   144866 b1585ec86c614963b303e50e6ff173e8
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   Size/MD5 checksum:    87800 82e1751c7a5b6d5b79c85f224d2ceb22
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   Size/MD5 checksum:  1013848 cc15434108f03beb6c2ebf4fc3920981

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

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For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:
Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and<pkg>
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