Debian: DSA-2530-1: rssh security update

    Date15 Aug 2012
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Henrik Erkkonen discovered that rssh, a restricted shell for SSH, does not properly restrict shell access. For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2530-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                            Florian Weimer
    August 15, 2012                        http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : rssh
    Vulnerability  : shell command injection
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-3478
    
    Henrik Erkkonen discovered that rssh, a restricted shell for SSH, does
    not properly restrict shell access.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.3.2-13squeeze1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.3.3-5.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your rssh 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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