Debian: gallery XSS vulnerability

    Date31 Jul 2003
    CategoryDebian
    2193
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Larry Nguyen discovered a cross site scripting vulnerability in gallery,a web-based photo album written in php.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 355-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    	 
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Matt Zimmerman
    July 30th, 2003                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : gallery
    Vulnerability  : cross-site scripting
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE Ids        : CAN-2003-0614
    
    Larry Nguyen discovered a cross site scripting vulnerability in gallery,
    a web-based photo album written in php.  This security flaw can allow a
    malicious user to craft a URL that executes Javascript code on your
    website.
    
    For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed
    in version 1.25-8woody1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.3.4-3.
    
    We recommend that you update your gallery package.
    
    Upgrade Instructions
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    wget url
            will fetch the file for you
    dpkg -i file.deb
            will install the referenced file.
    
    If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
    sources.list as given below:
    
    apt-get update
            will update the internal database
    apt-get upgrade
            will install corrected packages
    
    You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
    footer to the proper configuration.
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody
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      Source archives:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gallery/gallery_1.2.5-8woody1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      573 99fd36bbfc4accdb0e492af056d47805
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gallery/gallery_1.2.5-8woody1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:     7333 0e28ce3c9aafc9c4fb33f857614a7721
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gallery/gallery_1.2.5.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   132099 1a32e57b36ca06d22475938e1e1b19f9
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/g/gallery/gallery_1.2.5-8woody1_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   132574 d9120f1f49aed1e314410f40aa9573f1
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next revision.
    
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    For dpkg-ftp:  ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
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