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    Debian: DSA-1944-1: New request-tracker packages fix session hijack vulnerability

    Date 03 Dec 2009
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Mikal Gule discovered that request-tracker, an extensible trouble-ticket tracking system, is prone to an attack, where an attacker with access to the same domain can hijack a user's RT session.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-1944-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                      Steffen Joeris
    December 03, 2009                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : request-tracker3.4/request-tracker3.6
    Vulnerability  : session hijack
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Id         : CVE-2009-3585
    
    
    Mikal Gule discovered that request-tracker, an extensible trouble-ticket
    tracking system, is prone to an attack, where an attacker with access
    to the same domain can hijack a user's RT session.
    
    
    For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.6.7-5+lenny3.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.6.1-4+etch1 of request-tracker3.6 and version 3.4.5-2+etch1
    of request-tracker3.4.
    
    For the testing distribution (squeeze), this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 3.6.9-2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your request-tracker packages.
    
    
    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
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    Debian (oldstable)
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    Oldstable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.
    
    Source archives:
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.4/request-tracker3.4_3.4.5-2+etch1.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    24450 41891b8a012e671b706facdf4ece3402
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.1-4+etch1.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    23488 3c3914d16ad3e719cd502e2490561cc0
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.1-4+etch1.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      916 c03c1972b5ccab3574f9dfdd3fec0bee
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.4/request-tracker3.4_3.4.5-2+etch1.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:      876 5a18cf29db217c6fd2265f6923a938cb
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.4/request-tracker3.4_3.4.5.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1410154 16c8007cba54669e6c9de95cfc680b2a
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.1.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1545708 40c5a828fadaeef9e150255a517d0b17
    
    Architecture independent packages:
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-apache2_3.6.1-4+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   118264 318517b3d5539a84dee1639710048d92
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-apache_3.6.1-4+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   117786 6f3da07edc9499cc282ceed8e71cf26d
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.4/rt3.4-clients_3.4.5-2+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   120578 e404452bd2f9128255550644b26c72de
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.4/request-tracker3.4_3.4.5-2+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1198788 9af1648e53a722155dfd9acaaaf364cd
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.4/rt3.4-apache_3.4.5-2+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    92002 009fe1090c6142409210f3304f63240d
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.1-4+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1315556 9a06544261bd4b7800ae89065d4f4317
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-clients_3.6.1-4+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   146902 8c4a83429ef704025849373a24cf06d5
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.4/rt3.4-apache2_3.4.5-2+etch1_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:    92402 2737f376b27e6c3087dd355e5977edb5
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 5.0 alias lenny
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    Debian (stable)
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    Stable updates are available for alpha, amd64, arm, armel, hppa, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.
    
    Source archives:
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.7.orig.tar.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1764471 46c0b29cd14010ee6a3f181743aeb6ef
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.7-5+lenny3.dsc
        Size/MD5 checksum:     1623 b8a904d8fa89cf4ea78fce2d95d95701
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.7-5+lenny3.diff.gz
        Size/MD5 checksum:    51485 7b588a81fe9cbaa4bd9ac7d07b76d8f8
    
    Architecture independent packages:
    
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-db-mysql_3.6.7-5+lenny3_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   185574 f71cdd55d18a69d908eea7f35434098c
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-db-sqlite_3.6.7-5+lenny3_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   185676 82fe2682e028c113f469117937649636
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-apache2_3.6.7-5+lenny3_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   187274 15328ffc1f76bd4e864c9c0faf4a4724
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-db-postgresql_3.6.7-5+lenny3_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   185576 6c40b8a471370911da6e12cdc6b85727
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/request-tracker3.6_3.6.7-5+lenny3_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:  1540476 9d2cff7aca09a68a7b2707f91a6272ca
      https://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/r/request-tracker3.6/rt3.6-clients_3.6.7-5+lenny3_all.deb
        Size/MD5 checksum:   215800 5052e370d018a81b9b786eb539b7cb05
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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