[SECURITY] [DSA 2765-1] davfs2 security update

2013-09-26T21:37:41
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2765-1:7B080
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2013-09-26T21:37:41

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2765-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Luciano Bello September 26, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : davfs2 Vulnerability : privilege escalation Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-4362 Debian Bug : 723034

Davfs2, a filesystem client for WebDAV, calls the function system() insecurely while is setuid root. This might allow a privilege escalation.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.6-1.1+squeeze1.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.6-1.1+deb7u1.

For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.7-3.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.4.7-3.

We recommend that you upgrade your davfs2 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org