DSA 1827-1: New ipplan packages fix cross-site scripting
Posted on: 07/06/2009 11:25 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-1827-1 security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/ Steffen Joeris
July 06, 2009 http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package : ipplan
Vulnerability : insufficient input sanitising
Problem type : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID : CVE-2009-1732
Debian Bug : 530271

It was discovered that ipplan, a web-based IP address manager and
tracker, does not sufficiently escape certain input parameters, which
allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 4.86a-7+lenny1.

The oldstable distribution (etch) does not contain ipplan.

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

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 4.91a-1.1.

We recommend that you upgrade your ipplan 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 5.0 alias lenny
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Debian (stable)
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Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, armel, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

Source archives:

Size/MD5 checksum: 24624 1337c00d254c8e9fe8ca1d7b0764c7d2
Size/MD5 checksum: 1463553 04a5da8b7e08fcf5bfe0afc31bb7f711
Size/MD5 checksum: 1142 37202f9941e647237b80853e536e11ef

Architecture independent packages:

Size/MD5 checksum: 755870 2a38517b8ad7b3e1371025a4e834effd

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;
Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux)


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