Package name
emacs
Date
2008-10-27
Advisory ID
MDVSA-2008:216
Affected versions
2008.1 i586 , 2008.1 x86_64 , 2008.0 i586 , 2008.0 x86_64

Problem description

A vulnerability was found in how Emacs would import python scripts from
the current working directory during the editing of a python file.
This could allow a local user to execute arbitrary code via a trojan
python file (CVE-2008-3949).

Updated packages

2008.1 i586

 d2b8c28e2a1b25f2ed07951b7a60ab71  2008.1/i586/emacs-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.i586.rpm
 eb22bb15ab2a51683143d7e37bb0fff0  2008.1/i586/emacs-common-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.i586.rpm
 e16ae2b47e560228b5e58bc2079fb3f9  2008.1/i586/emacs-doc-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.i586.rpm
 c7052bec64abd1240f3678c284f91ded  2008.1/i586/emacs-el-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.i586.rpm
 ade5f399427739ae753397a9daf529b2  2008.1/i586/emacs-gtk-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.i586.rpm
 d40f79ac9da787464a0a1fc9e70d6718  2008.1/i586/emacs-leim-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.i586.rpm
 743766677b25b5c451a3852c144d79d2  2008.1/i586/emacs-nox-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.i586.rpm 
 2b1b580c675188c00331d75bf58588ef  2008.1/SRPMS/emacs-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.src.rpm

2008.1 x86_64

 d9ae92b3fa8040ff902d98efc546b7b4  2008.1/x86_64/emacs-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm
 7bb684f012fc8fc36c9d2bc51444b3e9  2008.1/x86_64/emacs-common-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm
 d79590801e9a4d1298ad73a055c44a89  2008.1/x86_64/emacs-doc-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm
 33e94d0b48c8247ca554ba39d20c9263  2008.1/x86_64/emacs-el-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm
 702f22945e72c54cab962d3a5ed97505  2008.1/x86_64/emacs-gtk-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm
 153f652ed4cc446c5c6426cb0e9780cd  2008.1/x86_64/emacs-leim-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm
 0a48de1c9f87fe81de158cf3af03d0dc  2008.1/x86_64/emacs-nox-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.x86_64.rpm 
 2b1b580c675188c00331d75bf58588ef  2008.1/SRPMS/emacs-22.1-7.3mdv2008.1.src.rpm

2008.0 i586

 0f3e9144bd142da817049a0136dfc817  2008.0/i586/emacs-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 9c141a23c71252a0daf166a7d3128e4f  2008.0/i586/emacs-common-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 906b37d0a5505f6c00e747af143719e4  2008.0/i586/emacs-doc-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 75420dfc8e4f4509a28d211c4c760583  2008.0/i586/emacs-el-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 d82ec0fa477c9d81d3099a6293cf0b4c  2008.0/i586/emacs-gtk-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 1e76f2f7c7637bb2016ad8647897c782  2008.0/i586/emacs-leim-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm
 19ef4e874af93f44526202947e8f8cd9  2008.0/i586/emacs-nox-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 f4bd28d40f9aa60b9b208435c2ca9b65  2008.0/SRPMS/emacs-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.src.rpm

2008.0 x86_64

 d45a236ecdbbd78e5edeb897773afd42  2008.0/x86_64/emacs-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 c2433d5205782eb2f22948cf26129690  2008.0/x86_64/emacs-common-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 a34710c80e1ef807adc76f6384d87ee5  2008.0/x86_64/emacs-doc-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 34288614a1e7d5b36cfb0b7c5d4ad75d  2008.0/x86_64/emacs-el-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 eef457c6672a91dd87a8976598d97bd4  2008.0/x86_64/emacs-gtk-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 3388f5d1e4b746d3c8549daf3df41d3e  2008.0/x86_64/emacs-leim-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm
 417347d28d5b82e7798f2434926c71e0  2008.0/x86_64/emacs-nox-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 f4bd28d40f9aa60b9b208435c2ca9b65  2008.0/SRPMS/emacs-22.1-5.4mdv2008.0.src.rpm

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