[SECURITY] [DLA 1252-1] couchdb security update

2018-01-21T18:20:15
ID DEBIAN:DLA-1252-1:853FC
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2018-01-21T18:20:15

Description

Package : couchdb Version : 1.2.0-5+deb7u1 CVE ID : CVE-2017-12635 CVE-2017-12636

CVE-2017-12635 Prevent non-admin users to give themselves admin privileges.

CVE-2017-12636 Blacklist some configuration options to prevent execution of arbitrary shell commands as the CouchDB user

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 1.2.0-5+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your couchdb packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS