[ GLSA 200710-13 ] Ampache: Multiple vulnerabilities

2007-10-15T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:18190
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2007-10-15T00:00:00

Description

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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 200710-13


                                        http://security.gentoo.org/

Severity: Low Title: Ampache: Multiple vulnerabilities Date: October 13, 2007 Bugs: #189607 ID: 200710-13


Synopsis

An SQL injection vulnerability and a possible identity theft have been discovered in Ampache.

Background

Ampache is a PHP-based tool for managing, updating and playing audio files via a web interface.

Affected packages

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1 www-apps/ampache < 3.3.3.5 >= 3.3.3.5

Description

LT discovered that the "match" parameter in albums.php is not properly sanitized before being processed. The Ampache development team also reported an error when handling user sessions.

Impact

A remote attacker could provide malicious input to the application, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary SQL code. He could also entice a user to open a specially crafted link to steal the user's session.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Ampache users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=www-apps/ampache-3.3.3.5&quot;

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2007-4437 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-4437 [ 2 ] CVE-2007-4438 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-4438

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200710-13.xml

Concerns?

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at http://bugs.gentoo.org.

License

Copyright 2007 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

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