[SECURITY] [DLA 988-1] rt-authen-externalauth security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-988-1:0C262
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-06-16T10:40:42


Package : rt-authen-externalauth Version : 0.10-4+deb7u1 CVE ID : CVE-2017-5361

It was discovered that RT::Authen::ExternalAuth, an external authentication module for Request Tracker, is vulnerable to timing side-channel attacks for user passwords. Only ExternalAuth in DBI (database) mode is vulnerable.

For Debian 7 "Wheezy", these problems have been fixed in version 0.10-4+deb7u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your rt-authen-externalauth packages.

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