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Debian Security Advisory DSA 2999-1 (drupal7 - security update)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.8

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

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

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

8 years ago

Modified

Modified

1 year ago

Summary

A denial of service vulnerability was discovered in Drupal, a fully-featured content management framework. A remote attacker could exploit this flaw to cause CPU and memory exhaustion and the site's database to reach the maximum number of open connections, leading to the site becoming unavailable or unresponsive.

Affected Software

Affected Software

drupal7 on Debian Linux

Detection Method

Detection Method

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

Solution

Solution

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 7.14-2+deb7u6. For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 7.31-1. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 7.31-1. We recommend that you upgrade your drupal7 packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)