Debian: DSA-3583-1: swift-plugin-s3 security update

    Date18 May 2016
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that the swift3 (S3 compatibility) middleware plugin for Swift performed insufficient validation of date headers which might result in replay attacks.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3583-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    May 18, 2016                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : swift-plugin-s3
    CVE ID         : CVE-2015-8466
    Debian Bug     : 822688
    
    It was discovered that the swift3 (S3 compatibility) middleware plugin
    for Swift performed insufficient validation of date headers which might
    result in replay attacks.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.7-5+deb8u1.
    
    For the testing distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed
    in version 1.9-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.9-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your swift-plugin-s3 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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