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Debian: New streamripper packages fix potential code execution

Multiple buffer overflows involving HTTP header and playlist parsing have been discovered in streamripper. Updated packages are available from
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-1683-1                                   Florian Weimer
December 08, 2008           
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Package        : streamripper
Vulnerability  : buffer overflow
Problem type   : local (remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s)      : CVE-2007-4337 CVE-2008-4829
Debian Bug     : 506377

Multiple buffer overflows involving HTTP header and playlist parsing
have been discovered in streamripper (CVE-2007-4337, CVE-2008-4829).

For the stable distribution (etch), these problems have been fixed in
version 1.61.27-1+etch1.

For the unstable distribution (sid) and the testing distribution
(lenny), these problems have been fixed in version 1.63.5-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your streamripper 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 4.0 alias etch
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Source archives:
   Size/MD5 checksum:   294218 8761dda030f92cbdfa38e73a981cc6bc
   Size/MD5 checksum:     5040 0a4fe994a155d07163b3455df5c2668b
   Size/MD5 checksum:      964 67ddf22de3c0642e41245e07e534c992

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    84142 9450efa0b7fcfce8e976a0a1acb9e837

amd64 architecture (AMD x86_64 (AMD64))
   Size/MD5 checksum:    75808 0d0d435b05e1c7b5bf2aa375b6569ae4

arm architecture (ARM)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    70992 3d77dcfe3d7785aaed4544cdfd3a8489

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    77884 aff00b60cc13c3c46232f86a1bfab553

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    71180 61c43e7298aac28f4e96287e7eb8b1b0

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    99678 b18634cd32a198e747aa99470d3863ab

mips architecture (MIPS (Big Endian))
   Size/MD5 checksum:    78584 a417879681280d7f4640557cf1b6085a

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))
   Size/MD5 checksum:    78814 c92e229fc90db4cf408ee44a619545ee

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    76114 45d0eaaea3a1ec5d874aa9f51221d89c

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    75984 7aaff15041ece4095eaa1ab470aed7b6

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)
   Size/MD5 checksum:    70322 78e266c09b92286776216406420f1220

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

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For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
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