Debian Security Advisory DSA 2334-1 (mahara)

2012-02-11T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:70550
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
Modified 2017-07-07T00:00:00

Description

The remote host is missing an update to mahara announced via advisory DSA 2334-1.

                                        
                                            # OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: deb_2334_1.nasl 6612 2017-07-07 12:08:03Z cfischer $
# Description: Auto-generated from advisory DSA 2334-1 (mahara)
#
# Authors:
# Thomas Reinke <reinke@securityspace.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com
# Text descriptions are largely excerpted from the referenced
# advisory, and are Copyright (c) the respective author(s)
#
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#
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#
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#

include("revisions-lib.inc");
tag_insight = "Several vulnerabilities were discovered in Mahara, an electronic
portfolio, weblog, and resume builder:

CVE-2011-2771

Teemu Vesala discovered that missing input sanitising of RSS
feeds could lead to cross-site scripting.

CVE-2011-2772

Richard Mansfield discovered that insufficient upload restrictions
allowed denial of service.

CVE-2011-2773

Richard Mansfield that the management of institutions was prone to
cross-site request forgery.

(no CVE ID available yet)

Andrew Nichols discovered a privilege escalation vulnerability
in MNet handling.

For the oldstable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.4-4+lenny11.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.6-2+squeeze3.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.4.1-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your mahara packages.";
tag_summary = "The remote host is missing an update to mahara
announced via advisory DSA 2334-1.";

tag_solution = "https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%202334-1";

if(description)
{
 script_id(70550);
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"6.8");
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P");
 script_cve_id("CVE-2011-2771", "CVE-2011-2772", "CVE-2011-2773");
 script_version("$Revision: 6612 $");
 script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-07-07 14:08:03 +0200 (Fri, 07 Jul 2017) $");
 script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-02-11 02:27:34 -0500 (Sat, 11 Feb 2012)");
 script_name("Debian Security Advisory DSA 2334-1 (mahara)");


 script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);

 script_copyright("Copyright (c) 2012 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com");
 script_family("Debian Local Security Checks");
 script_dependencies("gather-package-list.nasl");
 script_mandatory_keys("ssh/login/debian_linux", "ssh/login/packages");
 script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
 script_tag(name : "insight" , value : tag_insight);
 script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
 script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"package");
 script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
 exit(0);
}

#
# The script code starts here
#

include("pkg-lib-deb.inc");
res = "";
report = "";
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mahara", ver:"1.0.4-4+lenny11", rls:"DEB5.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mahara-apache2", ver:"1.0.4-4+lenny11", rls:"DEB5.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mahara", ver:"1.2.6-2+squeeze3", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mahara-apache2", ver:"1.2.6-2+squeeze3", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}
if((res = isdpkgvuln(pkg:"mahara-mediaplayer", ver:"1.2.6-2+squeeze3", rls:"DEB6.0")) != NULL) {
    report += res;
}

if(report != "") {
    security_message(data:report);
} else if (__pkg_match) {
    exit(99); # Not vulnerable.
}