Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0057

Published: 2016-02-11 05:22:20
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
Updated radicale Linux Distribution Package fixes security vulnerabilities: If an attacker is able to authenticate with a user name like `.*', he can bypass read/write limitations imposed by regex-based rules, including the built-in rules `owner_write' (read for everybody, write for the calendar owner) and `owner_only' (read and write for the the calendar owner) (CVE-2015-8748). The radicale Linux Distribution Package has been updated to version 1.1.1, fixing this issue and several other security issues.

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

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

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0057

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-8748

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2016-0057.html

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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