Debian Security Advisory DSA 153-1 (mantis)

Published: 2008-01-17 21:24:46
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%20153-1

Technical Details:
Joao Gouveia discovered an uninitialized variable which was insecurely used with file inclusions in the mantis Linux Distribution Package, a php based bug tracking system. The Debian Security Team found even more similar problems. When these occasions are exploited, a remote user is able to execute arbitrary code under the webserver user id on the web server hosting the mantis system. These problems have been fixed in version 0.17.1-2.1 for the current stable distribution (woody) and in version 0.17.3-3 for the unstable distribution (sid). The old stable distribution (potato) is not affected, since it doesn't contain the mantis Linux Distribution Package. We recommend that you upgrade your mantis Linux Distribution Packages immediately.

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to mantis announced via advisory DSA 153-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2002-1110
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2002-1111
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2002-1112
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2002-1113
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2002-1114

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5510
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5515
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5514
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5504
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5509
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5563
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5565

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2008-01-17
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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