Debian Security Advisory DSA 2847-1 (drupal7 - several vulnerabilities)

Published: 2014-01-19 23:00:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Affected Versions:
drupal7 on Debian Linux

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 7.14-2+deb7u2. For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in version 7.26-1. For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in version 7.26-1. We recommend that you upgrade your drupal7 Linux Distribution Packages.

Summary:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Drupal, a fully-featured content management framework. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following issues: CVE-2014-1475 Christian Mainka and Vladislav Mladenov reported a vulnerability in the OpenID module that allows a malicious user to log in as other users on the site, including administrators, and hijack their accounts. CVE-2014-1476 Matt Vance and Damien Tournoud reported an access bypass vulnerability in the taxonomy module. Under certain circumstances, unpublished content can appear on listing pages provided by the taxonomy module and will be visible to users who should not have permission to see it. These fixes require extra updates to the database which can be done from the administration pages. Furthermore this update introduces a new security hardening element for the form API. Please refer to the upstream advisory at drupal.org/SA-CORE-2014-001 for further information.

Detection Method:
This check tests the installed software version using the apt Linux Distribution Package manager.

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-2014-1475
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2014-1476

References:

http://www.debian.org/security/2014/dsa-2847.html

Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5
Published
2014-01-19
Modified
2019-03-19
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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