Debian: DSA-3279-1: redis security update

    Date06 Jun 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that redis, a persistent key-value database, could execute insecure Lua bytecode by way of the EVAL command. This could allow remote attackers to break out of the Lua sandbox and execute arbitrary code.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3279-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Alessandro Ghedini
    June 06, 2015                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : redis
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-4335
    
    It was discovered that redis, a persistent key-value database, could
    execute insecure Lua bytecode by way of the EVAL command. This could
    allow remote attackers to break out of the Lua sandbox and execute
    arbitrary code.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2:2.8.17-1+deb8u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), this problem will be fixed
    in version 2:3.0.2-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2:3.0.2-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your redis 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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