blob: 795b98162ab663e15785fec995942f90266ed93c [file] [log] [blame]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE glsa SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/glsa.dtd">
<glsa id="200903-40">
<title>Analog: Denial of Service</title>
<synopsis>
A Denial of Service vulnerability was discovered in Analog.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">analog</product>
<announced>March 29, 2009</announced>
<revised>March 29, 2009: 01</revised>
<bug>249140</bug>
<access>local</access>
<affected>
<package name="app-admin/analog" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">6.0-r2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">6.0-r2</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Analog is a a webserver log analyzer.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Diego E. Petteno reported that the Analog package in Gentoo is built
with its own copy of bzip2, making it vulnerable to CVE-2008-1372 (GLSA
200804-02).
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
A local attacker could place specially crafted log files into a log
directory being analyzed by analog, e.g. /var/log/apache, resulting in
a crash when being processed by the application.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Analog users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=app-admin/analog-6.0-r2&quot;</code>
<p>
NOTE: Analog is now linked against the system bzip2 library.
</p>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-1372">CVE-2008-1372</uri>
<uri link="/security/en/glsa/glsa-200804-02.xml">GLSA 200804-02</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Sun, 21 Dec 2008 20:13:59 +0000">
keytoaster
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Thu, 26 Mar 2009 12:22:59 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Thu, 26 Mar 2009 12:23:07 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
</glsa>