Debian: DSA-3227-1: movabletype-opensource security update

    Date15 Apr 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    John Lightsey discovered a format string injection vulnerability in the localisation of templates in Movable Type, a blogging system. An unauthenticated remote attacker could take advantage of this flaw to execute arbitrary code as the web server user.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3227-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    April 15, 2015                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : movabletype-opensource
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-0845
    
    John Lightsey discovered a format string injection vulnerability in the
    localisation of templates in Movable Type, a blogging system. An
    unauthenticated remote attacker could take advantage of this flaw to
    execute arbitrary code as the web server user.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 5.1.4+dfsg-4+deb7u3.
    
    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: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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