Debian: DSA-2477-1: sympa security update

    Date20 May 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Sympa, a mailing list manager, that allow to skip the scenario-based authorization mechanisms. This vulnerability allows to display the archives management page, and download and delete the list archives by
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2477-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
    May 20, 2012                           http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : sympa
    Vulnerability  : authorization bypass
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-2352
    Debian Bug     : 
    
    Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in Sympa, a mailing list
    manager, that allow to skip the scenario-based authorization
    mechanisms. This vulnerability allows to display the archives
    management page, and download and delete the list archives by
    unauthorized users.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 6.0.1+dfsg-4+squeeze1.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem will be fixed
    soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 6.1.11~dfsg-2.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your sympa 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/
    
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