DSA 1125-2: New drupal packages fix execution of arbitrary web script code (revised packages)
Posted on: 07/27/2006 08:32 PM

The Debian Security Team published a new security update for Debian GNU/Linux. Here the announcement:

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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1125-2 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff
July 27th, 2006 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : drupal
Vulnerability : several
Problem-Type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2006-2742 CVE-2006-2743 CVE-2006-2831 CVE-2006-2832 CVE-2006-2833
Debian Bug : 368835

The Drupal update in DSA 1125 contained a regression. This update corrects
this flaw. For completeness, the original advisory text below:

Several remote vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Drupal web site
platform, which may lead to the execution of arbitrary web script. The
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following
problems:

CVE-2006-2742

A SQL injection vulnerability has been discovered in the "count" and
"from" variables of the database interface.

CVE-2006-2743

Multiple file extensions were handled incorrectly if Drupal ran on
Apache with mod_mime enabled.

CVE-2006-2831

A variation of CVE-2006-2743 was adressed as well.

CVE-2006-2832

A Cross-Site-Scripting vulnerability in the upload module has been
discovered.

CVE-2006-2833

A Cross-Site-Scripting vulnerability in the taxonomy module has been
discovered.

For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
version 4.5.3-6.1sarge2.

For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
version 4.5.8-1.1.

We recommend that you upgrade your drupal packages.


Upgrade Instructions
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wget url
will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given below:

apt-get update
will update the internal database
apt-get upgrade
will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.


Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/d/drupal/drupal_4.5.3-6.1sarge2.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 625 24ef680aad55f19a2d55243f1cc3b0e6
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/d/drupal/drupal_4.5.3-6.1sarge2.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 83921 9c523e0320c94d975626cecbeccc440c
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/d/drupal/drupal_4.5.3.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 471540 bf093c4c8aca7bba62833ea1df35702f

Architecture independent components:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/d/drupal/drupal_4.5.3-6.1sarge2_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 503110 e9b642fcb28e0ccd797f38b598d3a756


These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
its next update.

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For apt-get: deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
Package info: `apt-cache show lt;pkggt;' and http://packages.debian.org/lt;pkggt;
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