DSA 905-1: New mantis packages fix several vulnerabilities
Posted on: 11/22/2005 07:12 AM

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

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Debian Security Advisory DSA 905-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Martin Schulze
November 22nd, 2005 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : mantis
Vulnerability : several
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE IDs : CVE-2005-3091 CVE-2005-3335 CVE-2005-3336 CVE-2005-3338
CVE-2005-3339
Debian Bugs : 330682 335938

Several security related problems have been discovered in Mantis, a
web-based bug tracking system. The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project identifies the following problems:

CVE-2005-3091

A cross-site scripting vulnerability allows attackers to inject
arbitrary web script or HTML.

CVE-2005-3335

A file inclusion vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary PHP code and include arbitrary local files.

CVE-2005-3336

An SQL injection vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary SQL commands.

CVE-2005-3338

Mantis can be tricked into displaying the otherwise hidden real
mail address of its users.

The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by these problems.

For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
version 0.19.2-4.1.

For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
version 0.19.3-0.1.

We recommend that you upgrade your mantis 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 3.1 alias sarge
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Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mantis/mantis_0.19.2-4.1.dsc
Size/MD5 checksum: 572 b7c83d901ff3cfa1c4cb54502e5519c7
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mantis/mantis_0.19.2-4.1.diff.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 36447 e364d9ebb64a2071c3188baabb027dbd
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mantis/mantis_0.19.2.orig.tar.gz
Size/MD5 checksum: 1298615 042c42c6de3bc536181391c1e9b25db3

Architecture independent components:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mantis/mantis_0.19.2-4.1_all.deb
Size/MD5 checksum: 895006 4131ad481a77292789af31e00a7960e6


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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