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Debian: DSA-2503-1: bcfg2 security update

Date 28 Jun 2012
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
It was discovered that malicious clients can trick the server component of the Bcfg2 configuration management system to execute commands with root privileges.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2503-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
June 28, 2012                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : bcfg2
Vulnerability  : shell command injection
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2012-3366
Debian Bug     : 679272

It was discovered that malicious clients can trick the server
component of the Bcfg2 configuration management system to execute
commands with root privileges.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.1-3+squeeze2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1.2.2-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your bcfg2 packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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