DSA 1642-1: New horde3 packages fix cross site scripting
Posted on: 09/20/2008 04:35 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-1642-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst
September 20, 2008 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : horde3
Vulnerability : cross site scripting
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s) : CVE-2008-3823

Will Drewry discovered that the Horde, allows remote attackers to send
an email with a crafted MIME attachment filename attribute to perform
cross site scripting.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in
version 3.1.3-4etch4.

For the testing distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 3.2.1+debian0-2+lenny1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

We recommend that you upgrade your horde3 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/h/horde3/horde3_3.1.3-4etch4.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 1076 2f84d0bcc79176fd975a2e33402c1a3f
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/horde3/horde3_3.1.3.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 5232958 fbc56c608ac81474b846b1b4b7bb5ee7
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/horde3/horde3_3.1.3-4etch4.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 13225 c1a2fd542348e7b1110dd76b3077620b

Architecture independent packages:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/horde3/horde3_3.1.3-4etch4_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 5259800 6a9bee45882c4613788e7f51648ca24b


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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