Debian: DSA-2611-1: movabletype-opensource security update

    Date22 Jan 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    An input sanitation problem has been found in upgrade functions of movabletype-opensource, a web-based publishing platform. Using carefully crafted requests to the mt-upgrade.cgi file, it would be possible to inject OS command and SQL queries.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2611-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                         Yves-Alexis Perez
    January 22, 2013                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : movabletype-opensource
    Vulnerability  : several
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-0209
    Debian Bug     : 697666
    
    An input sanitation problem has been found in upgrade functions of
    movabletype-opensource, a web-based publishing platform. Using carefully
    crafted requests to the mt-upgrade.cgi file, it would be possible to inject OS
    command and SQL queries.
    
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 4.3.8+dfsg-0+squeeze3.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 5.1.2+dfsg-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 5.1.2+dfsg-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your movabletype-opensource 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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