[SECURITY] [DSA 1568-1] New b2evolution packages fix cross site scripting

ID DEBIAN:DSA-1568-1:93989
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2008-05-05T15:54:15


Debian Security Advisory DSA-1568-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Thijs Kinkhorst May 05, 2008 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : b2evolution Vulnerability : insufficient input sanitising Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE Id(s) : CVE-2007-0175 Debian Bug : 410568

"unsticky" discovered that b2evolution, a blog engine, performs insufficient input sanitising, allowing for cross site scripting.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 0.9.2-3+etch1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 0.9.2-4.

We recommend that you upgrade your b2evolution (0.9.2-3+etch1) 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/b/b2evolution/b2evolution_0.9.2-3+etch1.diff.gz Size/MD5 checksum: 14774 0513ba676280c394ab9494ccdfea35e5 http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/b2evolution/b2evolution_0.9.2.orig.tar.gz Size/MD5 checksum: 2754129 6014a784ecc92a3a875e7ac69939047b http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/b2evolution/b2evolution_0.9.2-3+etch1.dsc Size/MD5 checksum: 882 3938cec5016aa5ac8c838ee668121832

Architecture independent packages:

http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/b/b2evolution/b2evolution_0.9.2-3+etch1_all.deb Size/MD5 checksum: 2818756 6174d72fee72c0f6ff6e4221344799cc

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>