DSA 2477-1: sympa security update
Posted on: 05/21/2012 08:19 AM

A sympa security update has been released for Debian GNU/Linux

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2477-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weimer
May 20, 2012 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : sympa
Vulnerability : authorization bypass
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2012-2352
Debian Bug :

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Sympa, a mailing list
manager, that allow to skip the scenario-based authorization
mechanisms. This vulnerability allows to display the archives
management page, and download and delete the list archives by
unauthorized users.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 6.0.1+dfsg-4+squeeze1.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem will be fixed
soon.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 6.1.11~dfsg-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your sympa packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/



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