[SECURITY] [DSA 4038-1] shibboleth-sp2 security update

Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2017-11-16T21:27:50


Debian Security Advisory DSA-4038-1 security@debian.org https://www.debian.org/security/ Salvatore Bonaccorso November 16, 2017 https://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : shibboleth-sp2 CVE ID : CVE-2017-16852 Debian Bug : 881857

Rod Widdowson of Steading System Software LLP discovered a coding error in the "Dynamic" metadata plugin of the Shibboleth Service Provider, causing the plugin to fail configuring itself with the filters provided and omitting whatever checks they are intended to perform.

For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.5.3+dfsg-2+deb8u1.

For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.6.0+dfsg1-4+deb9u1.

We recommend that you upgrade your shibboleth-sp2 packages.

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