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<glsa id="200703-25">
<title>Ekiga: Format string vulnerability</title>
<synopsis>
A format string vulnerability in Ekiga may allow the remote execution of
arbitrary code.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">ekiga</product>
<announced>March 29, 2007</announced>
<revised>May 28, 2009: 02</revised>
<bug>167643</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="net-voip/ekiga" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.0.7</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">2.0.7</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Ekiga is an open source VoIP and video conferencing application.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Mu Security has discovered that Ekiga fails to implement formatted
printing correctly.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="high">
<p>
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.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Ekiga users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=net-voip/ekiga-2.0.7&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-1006">CVE-2007-1006</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Mon, 05 Mar 2007 17:17:52 +0000">
DerCorny
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Mon, 05 Mar 2007 18:05:22 +0000">
DerCorny
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Thu, 29 Mar 2007 21:26:33 +0000">
falco
</metadata>
</glsa>