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|Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2007 3:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 200703-25 ] Ekiga: Format string vulnerability
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Ekiga: Format string vulnerability (GLSA 200703-25)
Date: March 29, 2007
Updated: May 28, 2009
A format string vulnerability in Ekiga may allow the remote execution of
Ekiga is an open source VoIP and video conferencing application.
Vulnerable: < 2.0.7
Unaffected: >= 2.0.7
Architectures: All supported architectures
Mu Security has discovered that Ekiga fails to implement formatted
An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to crash Ekiga and
potentially execute arbitrary code by sending a specially crafted Q.931
SETUP packet to a victim.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Ekiga users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-voip/ekiga-2.0.7"
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