Package name
a2ps
Date
2005-06-07
Advisory ID
MDKSA-2005:097
Affected versions
10.2 x86_64 , CS2.1 x86_64 , 10.2 i586 , 10.1 i586 , CS3.0 x86_64 , CS3.0 i586 , CS2.1 i586 , 10.1 x86_64

Problem description

The fixps and psmandup scripts, part of the a2ps package, are vulnerable to symlink attacks which could allow a local attacker to overwrite arbitrary files. The updated packages have been patched to correct the problem.

Updated packages

10.2 x86_64

 37135cc64ba189c769851ba678532576  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
6f4cbd5624aac20e99703072131538c7  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
4314538dcbb211c28f32abc64d9e3de8  x86_64/10.2/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.x86_64.rpm
52a665ac72fec5e99b3e1412e6470063  x86_64/10.2/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.src.rpm

CS2.1 x86_64

 d5cc8c0304f537acd89c575c7124a6c0  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
ee85486832fbdf9873c3acfa8b73bafe  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
84c3ca054e874346bc55daeb5fea0f9f  x86_64/corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.x86_64.rpm
58e6bdd04f757728aa63089f8b4249ac  x86_64/corporate/2.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

10.2 i586

 47722386507aa7fb8c4ddbbbbcc4a20c  10.2/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
190e48d0b4143ac0ad911482e0b0151f  10.2/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
4d3d6cbd4ad35999c9bff1f61f890778  10.2/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.i586.rpm
52a665ac72fec5e99b3e1412e6470063  10.2/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-6.1.102mdk.src.rpm

10.1 i586

 938d5b703cbeb762efd5619880208497  10.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
e0e7a61ec86b0af969cbe60008e6830f  10.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
fce5b28393e1c8da6e0ea1ebdb1a2de6  10.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.i586.rpm
05f8fdc46bded4e920c709a781c98550  10.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.src.rpm

CS3.0 x86_64

 3d2e4b184d3ff5f19d5ce48762b25c41  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
7edb5fa8542f0a8216e2670a668aaf04  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
aebaa6e7473f6fa84bd973df34ef3b96  x86_64/corporate/3.0/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.x86_64.rpm
daba71e7aa523a71040a54e841bf9300  x86_64/corporate/3.0/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.src.rpm

CS3.0 i586

 859d494306ae1dca81186e2fe99b9a96  corporate/3.0/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.i586.rpm
9bd2c39d7495f18412fcd0a1412f1169  corporate/3.0/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.i586.rpm
68be9c1420f80da9047bf2c7f41e861c  corporate/3.0/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.i586.rpm
daba71e7aa523a71040a54e841bf9300  corporate/3.0/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.C30mdk.src.rpm

CS2.1 i586

 65a7ea65f589533d0aca00a6a37760ff  corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
45c465fc3e2165e6681cccda909fb91f  corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
273f20da1e895043ee719b964b7d2b55  corporate/2.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.i586.rpm
58e6bdd04f757728aa63089f8b4249ac  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13-14.2.C21mdk.src.rpm

10.1 x86_64

 fc1fd3817e4f41ea41758a3ac53e86cd  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
84541cd7d841c64ceccb89f2a413d450  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/a2ps-devel-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
acf595ef3b6f3d2a79204feec3e34208  x86_64/10.1/RPMS/a2ps-static-devel-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.x86_64.rpm
05f8fdc46bded4e920c709a781c98550  x86_64/10.1/SRPMS/a2ps-4.13b-5.2.101mdk.src.rpm

References