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Debian: New ecartis packages fix several vulnerabilities

Timo Sirainen discovered two vulnerabilities in ecartis, a mailing list manager. A failure to validate user input could lead to disclosure of mailing list passwords. Additionally, multiple buffer overflows have been identified. Fixed packages are available from
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 467-1                                        Matt Zimmerman
March 23rd, 2004              
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Package        : ecartis
Vulnerability  : several
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Ids        : CAN-2003-0781 CAN-2003-0782
Debian bug     : 210444

Timo Sirainen discovered two vulnerabilities in ecartis, a mailing
list manager.

 - CAN-2003-0781 - Failure to validate user input could lead to
   disclosure of mailing list passwords
 - CAN-2003-0782 - Multiple buffer overflows

For the stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in
version 0.129a+1.0.0-snap20020514-1.2.

For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
version 1.0.0+cvs.20030911.

We recommend that you update your ecartis 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:
      Size/MD5 checksum:      633 dc4e8bb33e8b44db2ac00b4f12768793
      Size/MD5 checksum:    10917 33b0c629efeb9f790921d51ab3b8314b
      Size/MD5 checksum:   326215 2772a595a3fe7ea5073874113da813ec

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   256696 6db01ff5dec3bd48295d13523fd2f5c1
      Size/MD5 checksum:    34064 172f0161bc743500fe7bbcac35b9f6b5

  ARM architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   238492 80ce03e96b06e4aef47e68b348393902
      Size/MD5 checksum:    34190 493c796e53ca82205b88dd4e93cf5a69

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   199602 3364ed562c5dfbc79266ca887ad22815
      Size/MD5 checksum:    26396 8083be2941df44dfb122a2101f381487

  Intel IA-64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   338074 67c42e54c449f45a78f79e373389b79a
      Size/MD5 checksum:    44372 97b5eb43f41e374d14dc8113bd2182d9

  HP Precision architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   237182 dc8f7ca5f4d44bf40a93f3df514dc7b4
      Size/MD5 checksum:    34170 7af43ca22bc06c641738d2c13c8a7842

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   210732 d9bd0d32edff3a6dbd58033876747ee0
      Size/MD5 checksum:    29470 7c62c7708c683c408e311fba26fec819

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   203302 9f3b2cd50e4bbab9d2d1ebaceb2ff156
      Size/MD5 checksum:    26408 d4d2c63d577317754ec510649e45d10a

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   203586 757112215cdc752608c39cd28097c6fa
      Size/MD5 checksum:    26616 e12ed3aff462b581ac950782ee5611a3

  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   231084 9352a7e02651201e9422346f9e856ac1
      Size/MD5 checksum:    33574 9435ef000f10eb5eb3ad2438dbcf110c

  IBM S/390 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   205388 4d3fc0631e50103fe03966d514c2182a
      Size/MD5 checksum:    28136 516731a7ae4f427f3eff70c999daddbd

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   244544 cabcc98499c50cdd7343e20469934fa7
      Size/MD5 checksum:    33732 000e2a62b8ccc20fed0257a1659f459d

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

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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 ' and
Version: GnuPG v1.2.4 (GNU/Linux)


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