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Debian: New openssl packages fix double free

George Guninski discovered a double free in the ECDH code of the OpenSSL crypto library, which may lead to denial of service and potentially the execution of arbitrary code. Updated packages are available from

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2100-1                               Moritz Muehlenhoff
August 30, 2010             
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Package        : openssl
Vulnerability  : double free
Problem type   : local(remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2010-2939

George Guninski discovered a double free in the ECDH code of the OpenSSL
crypto library, which may lead to denial of service and potentially the
execution of arbitrary code.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in 
version 0.9.8g-15+lenny8.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.9.8o-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your openssl 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 5.0 alias lenny
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Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, armel, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

Source archives:
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armel architecture (ARM EABI)
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hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
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mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
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mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
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powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
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s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
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sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
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 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>
Version: GnuPG v1.4.10 (GNU/Linux)


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