[icecast] icecast security

udo noll un at aporee.org
Mon Jan 21 22:05:38 UTC 2002

Jack Moffitt:
> > securityfocus mailing list (bugtraq) today (and several month before)
> > about a remote buffer overflow in icecast v1.3.10 (which seems to be a
> Point me to a url at bugtraq where I can read a description of the
> problem.  

i've the today's email only in the web archive, here's a copy.
don't know if it's old news...


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Debian Security Advisory DSA-089-2                   security at debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                         Wichert Akkerman
January 21, 2002
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<p>Package        : icecast-server
Problem type   : remote exploit (and others)
Debian-specific: no

In Debian Security Advisory DSA-089-1 we reported that icecast-server
has several security problems. For details please see that advisory.

The i386 package mention in the DSA-089-1 advisory was incorrectly
compiled and will not run on Debian GNU/Linux potato machines. This
has been corrected in version 1.3.10-1.1.

<p>wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

<p>Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 alias potato
- ---------------------------------

  Potato was released for alpha, arm, i386, m68k, powerpc and sparc.
  This advisory only updates the i386 package.

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      MD5 checksum: 6777c4acf5c95daf691597ed5b9ee502

  This package will be moved into the stable distribution on its next

For not yet released architectures please refer to the appropriate
directory ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/dists/sid/binary-$arch/ .

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