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Debian LTS Advisory ([SECURITY] [DLA 1298-1] simplesamlphp security update)

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

8.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

4 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in SimpleSAMLphp, a framework for authentication, primarily via the SAML protocol. CVE-2016-9814 & CVE-2016-9955 An incorrect check of return values in the signature validation utilities allowed an attacker to get invalid signatures accepted as valid in the rare case of an error occurring during validation. SSPSA-201802-01 (CVE-2018-7644) Critical signature validation vulnerability. In addition this update adds a patch to solve excessive resource consumption in case of SimpleSAMLphp processing a large metadata file.

Affected Software

Affected Software

simplesamlphp on Debian Linux

Detection Method

Detection Method

This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.

Solution

Solution

For Debian 7 'Wheezy', these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.2-1+deb7u3. We recommend that you upgrade your simplesamlphp packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)