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Debian: New GnuPG2 packages fix denial of service

Evgeny Legerov discovered that gnupg, the GNU privacy guard, a free PGP replacement contains an integer overflow that can cause a segmentation fault and possibly overwrite memory via a large user ID strings. Fixed packages are available from
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1115-1                                       Martin Schulze
July 21st, 2006               
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Package        : gnupg2
Vulnerability  : integer overflow
Problem type   : local (remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2006-3082

Evgeny Legerov discovered that gnupg, the GNU privacy guard, a free
PGP replacement contains an integer overflow that can cause a
segmentation fault and possibly overwrite memory via a large user ID

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.4.1-1.sarge4 of GnuPG and in version 1.9.15-6sarge1 of GnuPG2.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.4.3-2 of GnuPG, a fix for GnuPG2 is pending.

We recommend that you upgrade your gnupg 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 at the end of this advisory:

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 3.1 alias sarge
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  Source archives:
      Size/MD5 checksum:      854 d7f54b50b8c569566cfe0b865ec20323
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1859944 fbb56cbacfb82fb5666646bed3dd2944
      Size/MD5 checksum:  5454978 ee3885e2c74a9c1ae539d6f12091c30b

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   112318 e806b0cedb8ed0914e6e035d042acdd0
      Size/MD5 checksum:   886212 1763f96899b22f286232871b9b085ed6
      Size/MD5 checksum:   453430 6dfaaea879aa17fc0dd623889a983507

  AMD64 architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   385700 4b2b4ddc50eaf51b5701d7d47e1c9b3c

  ARM architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   339666 1d23cfebbe8e6c7396aeff77eb9c8820

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
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  Intel IA-64 architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:  1026226 e782e4b34a5b92e8096d2654b2cc5a4c
      Size/MD5 checksum:   539910 20467693f439c077a70084dc3a97013c

  HP Precision architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   393956 18059987ad743bf9af518acc89657417

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   669532 92a8750d7d53e87a6400dc0dbb3d09d6
      Size/MD5 checksum:   311950 f1a33648d91e20d5b844f5c7f7da57a9

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   788588 bdec126011eee7c8d8d72eca6cfdcdc4
      Size/MD5 checksum:   395058 655dc54c72b2c0179d10c47b2f5860dd

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
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  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:    95574 d69613b8feaec3e719a6d41e01c6bbb0
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  IBM S/390 architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   384736 956245edec30fd206a7e63f58139937b

  Sun Sparc architecture:
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      Size/MD5 checksum:   720868 97a6fd87caaf94c0d1ff3eb87f35b7cf
      Size/MD5 checksum:   345146 51a1a825f01eff2085b2fddaa4394432

  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 ' and

Version: GnuPG v1.4.3 (GNU/Linux)


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