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[ MDVSA-2008:114 ] - Updated util-linux-ng packages fix log injection issue

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Date: Sat Jun 14 2008 - 00:16:00 GMT
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  Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2008:114  http://www.mandriva.com/security/
  Package : util-linux-ng Date : June 13, 2008 Affected: 2008.0, 2008.1
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 Problem Description:  

 Argument injection vulnerability in login (login-utils/login.c) in  util-linux-ng 2.14 and earlier makes it easier for remote attackers  to hide activities by modifying portions of log events.  

 The updated packages have been patched to fix the issue.


 References:  

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1926


 

 Updated Packages:  

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 68147e6be623d5f5cf35dbcdaaa95e43 2008.0/i586/util-linux-ng-2.13-3.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm  2d6b73d6597206254ed402cb37507ea8 2008.0/SRPMS/util-linux-ng-2.13-3.4mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 bb1a116b1d9d43c07db5b1ca0d0d6c88 2008.0/x86_64/util-linux-ng-2.13-3.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm  2d6b73d6597206254ed402cb37507ea8 2008.0/SRPMS/util-linux-ng-2.13-3.4mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1:
 f32a688af204cd9b60e540704006f286 2008.1/i586/util-linux-ng-2.13.1-5.1mdv2008.1.i586.rpm  7d01115ccb7ffd86b5a756455c5429b5 2008.1/SRPMS/util-linux-ng-2.13.1-5.1mdv2008.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.1/X86_64:
 fa1f9a6b27b10b57ba69323536d18ab7 2008.1/x86_64/util-linux-ng-2.13.1-5.1mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm  7d01115ccb7ffd86b5a756455c5429b5 2008.1/SRPMS/util-linux-ng-2.13.1-5.1mdv2008.1.src.rpm


 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. The verification  of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the  GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com


 Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
 pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team   <security*mandriva.com>
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