DSA 1475-1: new gforge packages fix cross site scripting
Posted on: 01/26/2008 05:40 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-1475-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst
January 26, 2008 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : gforge
Vulnerability : missing input sanitising
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s) : CVE-2007-0176

José Ramón Palanco discovered th a cross site scripting vulnerability
in GForge, a collaborative development tool, allows remote attackers to
inject arbitrary web script or HTML in the context of a logged in user's
session.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version
4.5.14-22etch5.

The old stable distribution (sarge) is not affected by this problem.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.6.99+svn6347-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your gforge package.

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 4.0 alias etch
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Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge_4.5.14.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 2161141 e85f82eff84ee073f80a2a52dd32c8a5
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge_4.5.14-22etch5.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 950 5416e7f128db22b483573e7e2cf0b519
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge_4.5.14-22etch5.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 197440 8a12d00cf17dfdd7494985c4f8f29911

Architecture independent packages:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-mta-postfix_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 88336 ef9fd62cd1104bb8a0a44f9ab6c00f48
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 80086 aa3c0d2cf684fbf36461957983697905
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-common_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 1010572 cdffbbec0307d622055f8c83d20729bc
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-mta-exim_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 88430 54534ede5d4892b11e811d1dd2c1e163
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-mta-exim4_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 88940 297da4e3095868da632ab328e1d13b81
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-web-apache_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 704662 73e25880fb3aeffdfa74b2135fd8a699
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-mta-courier_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 75900 e57351a0174e579eaf4c5a22a6ef2c35
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-db-postgresql_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 212338 73e57f965fcc865f1995ca6dab808282
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-lists-mailman_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 81914 5b8ba2b559bb02e5b8fbf3a136f2c05d
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-ftp-proftpd_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 85866 9de18ba9b22999a83e5603a6cb6df245
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-dns-bind9_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 103578 0b763ea3bc7aa6f0f46575416b31120b
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-shell-ldap_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 86154 aaa05646086fc3d408c010d7d0bb776b
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-shell-postgresql_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 86970 e6b3f1bd2667fb1e19e094719d3451ae
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gforge/gforge-ldap-openldap_4.5.14-22etch5_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 95418 59e4878ae57e30de94925e1975cf8c11


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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