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Debian: DSA-3134-1: sympa security update

Date 20 Jan 2015
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
A vulnerability has been discovered in the web interface of sympa, a mailing list manager. An attacker could take advantage of this flaw in the newsletter posting area, which allows sending to a list, or to oneself, any file located on the server filesystem and readable by the

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3134-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
January 20, 2015                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : sympa

A vulnerability has been discovered in the web interface of sympa, a
mailing list manager. An attacker could take advantage of this flaw in
the newsletter posting area, which allows sending to a list, or to
oneself, any file located on the server filesystem and readable by the
sympa user.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
version 6.1.11~dfsg-5+deb7u2.

For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), this problem will be
fixed soon.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 6.1.23~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: https://www.debian.org/security/

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