Debian Security Advisory DSA 798-1 (phpgroupware)

Published: 2008-01-17 22:00:53
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Recommendations:
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in version 0.9.16.005-3.sarge2. For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in version 0.9.16.008. We recommend that you upgrade your phpgroupware Linux Distribution Packages. https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%20798-1

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to phpgroupware announced via advisory DSA 798-1. Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in phpgroupware, a web based groupware system written in PHP. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems: CVE-2005-2498 Stefan Esser discovered another vulnerability in the XML-RPC libraries that allows injection of arbitrary PHP code into eval() statements. The XMLRPC component has been disabled. CVE-2005-2600 Alexander Heidenreich discovered a cross-site scriptiong problem in the tree view of FUD Forum Bulletin Board Software, which is also present in phpgroupware. CVE-2005-2761 A global cross-site scripting fix has also been included that protects against potential malicious scripts embedded in CSS and xmlns in various parts of the application and modules. This update also contains a postinst bugfix that has been approved for the next update to the stable release. For the old stable distribution (woody) these problems don't apply.

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-2005-2498
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-2600
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2005-2761

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2008-01-17
Modified
2017-07-07
Category
Debian Local Security Checks

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