[SECURITY] [DSA 1553-1] New ikiwiki packages fix cross-site request forgery

ID DEBIAN:DSA-1553-1:A9832
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2008-04-20T11:09:30


Debian Security Advisory DSA-1553-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Florian Weimer April 20, 2008 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : ikiwiki Vulnerability : cross-site request forgery Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE Id(s) : CVE-2008-0165 Debian Bug : 475445

It has been discovered that ikiwiki, a Wiki implementation, does not guard password and content changes against cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.33.5.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.42.

We recommend that you upgrade your ikiwiki package.

Upgrade instructions

wget url will fetch the file for you dpkg -i file.deb will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for sources.list as given below:

apt-get update will update the internal database apt-get upgrade will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the footer to the proper configuration.

Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 alias etch

Source archives:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/ikiwiki/ikiwiki_1.33.5.tar.gz Size/MD5 checksum: 228378 ef6aa241ce3d9b3b4cc3750ed83ec578 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/ikiwiki/ikiwiki_1.33.5.dsc Size/MD5 checksum: 1015 d7fe70296ad9c6b2681f9ad60cf0d785

Architecture independent packages:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/ikiwiki/ikiwiki_1.33.5_all.deb Size/MD5 checksum: 273800 c744a37e80d49d8c58cfb84fd4f6e4d6

These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on its next update.

For apt-get: deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main For dpkg-ftp: ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and http://packages.debian.org/<pkg>