Package name
file
Date
2012-03-23
Advisory ID
MDVSA-2012:035
Affected versions
2011 i586 , 2011 x86_64 , 2010.1 i586 , 2010.1 x86_64

Problem description

Multiple out-of heap-based buffer read flaws and invalid pointer
dereference flaws were found in the way file, utility for determining
of file types processed header section for certain Composite Document
Format (CDF) files. A remote attacker could provide a specially-crafted
CDF file, which once inspected by the file utility of the victim
would lead to file executable crash (CVE-2012-1571).

The updated packages for Mandriva Linux 2011 have been upgraded to
the 5.11 version and the packages for Mandriva Linux 2010.2 has been
patched to correct these issues.

Updated packages

2011 i586

 298efc833458e23dfd38f0a4c3cb9dbb  2011/i586/file-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 7909224e6bce5c69b13be4024bff4a6c  2011/i586/libmagic1-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 8dccc3c54ed4728ab9df9165688c3aae  2011/i586/libmagic-devel-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 a2a0629cbb54d7a657804d349f8fd2f2  2011/i586/libmagic-static-devel-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.i586.rpm
 3fdd1a77e7b0875f7ee2068627f7faec  2011/i586/python-magic-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.noarch.rpm 
 c23e3d320554ae075205852bac0e59c7  2011/SRPMS/file-5.11-0.1.src.rpm

2011 x86_64

 8d99a914447368e9140a27844b6b11fe  2011/x86_64/file-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 c901a5e0481679963703a00891dd1d21  2011/x86_64/lib64magic1-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 031ec6b0251917c1db595755f76f6907  2011/x86_64/lib64magic-devel-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 2dfc40f0bd492ffa774d537b39c84804  2011/x86_64/lib64magic-static-devel-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.x86_64.rpm
 8bc70f25f615e9d99ddcb40bf13170af  2011/x86_64/python-magic-5.11-0.1-mdv2011.0.noarch.rpm 
 c23e3d320554ae075205852bac0e59c7  2011/SRPMS/file-5.11-0.1.src.rpm

2010.1 i586

 e046dbf91442caf99cd290e961a1e79a  2010.1/i586/file-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 5f72f9a498c491ccf2b3955dec5a1b5e  2010.1/i586/libmagic1-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 efd9c51f04d9b8d519d38a4be1b76454  2010.1/i586/libmagic-devel-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 b8494a53e6c4abdd2a58c7649ee846e7  2010.1/i586/libmagic-static-devel-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm
 af41a4b8feeefe7b4f9764a03b708a43  2010.1/i586/python-magic-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.i586.rpm 
 a89ec9ac28ca4a816cf02eb1825e5a6d  2010.1/SRPMS/file-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.src.rpm

2010.1 x86_64

 c36525b412c19ecf99e87fcea61a3a8c  2010.1/x86_64/file-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 a06b3d7a197cf7ecbe813707b9bf2e55  2010.1/x86_64/lib64magic1-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 df2c67277315cd9ae824ef9c59e76749  2010.1/x86_64/lib64magic-devel-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 b0d4dc2225784a9d429cb320d87b3d0a  2010.1/x86_64/lib64magic-static-devel-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm
 8764173bcea21d3a0d9b5615b4cd6bab  2010.1/x86_64/python-magic-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.x86_64.rpm 
 a89ec9ac28ca4a816cf02eb1825e5a6d  2010.1/SRPMS/file-5.04-1.1mdv2010.2.src.rpm

References