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Debian GNU/Linux Advisory: ssh-krb5

Sep 17, 2003, 20:06 (0 Talkback[s])

Debian Security Advisory DSA-383-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Wichert Akkerman
September 17, 2003  

Package : ssh-krb5
Vulnerability : buffer handling
Problem type : possible remote
Debian-specific : no
CVS references : CAN-2003-0693 CAN-2003-0695

Several bugs have been found in OpenSSH's buffer handling. It is not known if these bugs are exploitable, but as a precaution an upgrade is advised.

For the Debian stable distribution these bugs have been fixed in version 1:3.4p1-0woody3 .

Upgrade Instructions


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


Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/openssh-krb5_3.4p1.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 837668 459c1d0262e939d6432f193c7a4ba8a8
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/openssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 120256 101711fd74f01e6e670c334752cafe44
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/openssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 822 e39ebe0e44ae1998d5c47ddb45d6dbe8

alpha architecture (DEC Alpha)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_alpha.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 888466 dd124b4ce632d30f00eed9409ea5b42a

arm architecture (ARM)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_arm.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 687666 9cc220113aadc19c647fb65f5f0d998b

hppa architecture (HP PA RISC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_hppa.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 789256 a5bbdfbea796a3e2d6b979622466ab63

i386 architecture (Intel ia32)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_i386.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 671568 faa1fa7949a7cce9388057a485d98dc5

ia64 architecture (Intel ia64)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_ia64.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1049956 51e568695ef150e6049e7b5b42d23891

mipsel architecture (MIPS (Little Endian))

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_mipsel.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 759494 0aeeb07fe815b8a0e36e5ded2763d1ab

powerpc architecture (PowerPC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_powerpc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 711472 cf3efec05458df632179302cd78032f0

s390 architecture (IBM S/390)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_s390.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 749046 93cc4a83d9b3afded11ccc1a6a62d127

sparc architecture (Sun SPARC/UltraSPARC)

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/o/openssh-krb5/ssh-krb5_3.4p1-0woody3_sparc.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 694616 b56ebfa782eb8645e34058facd3e9ca5 - --


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http://www.debian.org/security/
Mailing-List: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org