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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-242

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-242
Posted Dec 15, 2014
Authored by Mandriva | Site mandriva.com

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-242 - An assertion failure was found in the way the libyaml library parsed wrapped strings. An attacker able to load specially crafted YAML input into an application using libyaml could cause the application to crash. The perl-YAML-LibYAML package is also affected, as it was derived from the same code. Both have been patched to fix this issue.

tags | advisory, perl
systems | linux, mandriva
advisories | CVE-2014-9130
SHA-256 | 1a8807c1c97e97b6cf8af38ad94c0f12afed0808ef6f0169b73e64b3b4d7a808

Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2014-242

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Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2014:242
http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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Package : yaml
Date : December 14, 2014
Affected: Business Server 1.0
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Problem Description:

Updated yaml and perl-YAML-LibYAML packages fix security vulnerability:

An assertion failure was found in the way the libyaml library parsed
wrapped strings. An attacker able to load specially crafted YAML input
into an application using libyaml could cause the application to crash
(CVE-2014-9130).

The perl-YAML-LibYAML package is also affected, as it was derived
from the same code. Both have been patched to fix this issue.
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References:

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-9130
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0508.html
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Updated Packages:

Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
246c745e41d876315c8497f344604979 mbs1/x86_64/lib64yaml0_2-0.1.6-1.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
c7fe3254f0744ec5f5911bbac8defe47 mbs1/x86_64/lib64yaml-devel-0.1.6-1.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
affdbf7795a3aadc2a20d8c747f57032 mbs1/x86_64/perl-YAML-LibYAML-0.380.0-2.3.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
86d506094d3b9fac0067e5ccc036e3c5 mbs1/SRPMS/perl-YAML-LibYAML-0.380.0-2.3.mbs1.src.rpm
9c61e5bd23e1f2e916be3c64f9f3a2d9 mbs1/SRPMS/yaml-0.1.6-1.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

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If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

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