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Debian: New fsp packages fix buffer overflow, directory traversal

A vulnerability was discovered in fsp whereby a remote user could both escape from the FSP root directory (CAN-2003-1022), and also overflow a fixed-length buffer to execute arbitrary code (CAN-2004-0011). Fixed packages are available from
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 416-1                                        Matt Zimmerman
January 6th, 2004             
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Package        : fsp
Vulnerability  : buffer overflow, directory traversal
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Ids        : CAN-2003-1022 CAN-2004-0011

A vulnerability was discovered in fsp whereby a remote user could both
escape from the FSP root directory (CAN-2003-1022), and also overflow
a fixed-length buffer to execute arbitrary code (CAN-2004-0011).

For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
fixed in version 2.81.b3-3.1woody1.

For the unstable distribution, this problem is fixed in version

We recommend that you update your fsp 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:      562 210afdf9311b68661ffce1845593c161
      Size/MD5 checksum:     9424 8fcfe9d2fe93b4699622339bcd285814
      Size/MD5 checksum:   153497 f75d7a4385a4c058a607c754ac71d391

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   140952 41961172ea11739620c02041d9ac1682
      Size/MD5 checksum:    44686 36e440b5f80cc49988ced87d777440c5

  ARM architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:    94096 75a16b2d09774fb86689ff6087379b3a
      Size/MD5 checksum:    41550 c20f83ccc7fac855a38eca95d84c189e

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:    96912 d176a81082e3c93ae22c3f98af721f98
      Size/MD5 checksum:    41150 c93998b449c4d7c54a04d3132e9deef6

  Intel IA-64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   238826 b8874466539abb3e09e6377a41d8ff7b
      Size/MD5 checksum:    49826 ac396095cfd2d62283e5154e7be39957

  HP Precision architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   111128 b329a823e272e23711b158829977c95c
      Size/MD5 checksum:    42890 a45105977c7a636cbb48ad72fdd7254f

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:    91458 2170ae6d187df603d655b2c98d9b1aec
      Size/MD5 checksum:    39924 d705a9932b99ba0b2cf2f82a74c5b165

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   163602 2106a47347911142625600703030bf50
      Size/MD5 checksum:    42576 ca4d43f4d76b4f1332095062028e2863

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   163818 affb2aeb7f9f55e318f5d8d7f2cf59e6
      Size/MD5 checksum:    42848 c042c776ed1d766e8e191b8a0d27b992

  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   102520 a92ce176c1147b9f0f2e57f682e1e709
      Size/MD5 checksum:    41430 c04eecb7650c98b7389319f0eab0e2f4

  IBM S/390 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:    97034 a00d2868fdf1ff4a919a972a82d214c9
      Size/MD5 checksum:    41264 61ce6593c4e00cea608a8970f1025205

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   122294 3c19235a36260a3419b152a60012ecb2
      Size/MD5 checksum:    43712 a9700b7c5802a14f11a46c3d17ea9b48

  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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