Debian Security Advisory
DSA-901-1 gnump3d -- programming error
- Date Reported:
- 19 Nov 2005
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2005-3349, CVE-2005-3355.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in gnump3d, a streaming server for MP3 and OGG files. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures Project identifies the following problems:
Ludwig Nussel discovered several temporary files that are created with predictable filenames in an insecure fashion and allows local attackers to craft symlink attacks.
Ludwig Nussel discovered that the theme parameter to HTTP requests may be used for path traversal.
The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain a gnump3d package.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in version 2.9.3-1sarge3.
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in version 2.9.8-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your gnump3 package.
- Fixed in:
Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 (sarge)
- Architecture-independent component:
MD5 checksums of the listed files are available in the original advisory.