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<title>Dia: Format string vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>
Format string vulnerabilities in Dia may lead to the execution of arbitrary
code.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">dia</product>
<announced>June 07, 2006</announced>
<revised>June 07, 2006: 01</revised>
<bug>133699</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="app-office/dia" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">0.95.1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">0.95.1</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Dia is a GTK+ based diagram creation program.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
KaDaL-X discovered a format string error within the handling of
filenames. Hans de Goede also discovered several other format
string errors in the processing of dia files.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
By enticing a user to open a specially crafted file, a remote
attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code
with the rights of the user running the application.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Dia users should upgrade to the latest available version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=app-office/dia-0.95.1&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-2453">CVE-2006-2453</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-2480">CVE-2006-2480</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Tue, 30 May 2006 16:11:11 +0000">
DerCorny
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Tue, 30 May 2006 23:25:33 +0000">
falco
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Mon, 05 Jun 2006 17:20:31 +0000">
falco
</metadata>
</glsa>