Debian DLA-140-1 : rpm security update
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 82123
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionSeveral vulnerabilities have been fixed in rpm :
Fix integer overflow which allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
Prevent remote attackers from executing arbitrary code via crafted RPM files.
Fix denial of service and possible code execution via negative value in region offset in crafted RPM files.
CVE-2012-0060 and CVE-2012-0061
Prevent denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code execution via an invalid region tag in RPM files.
We recommend that you upgrade your rpm packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.