Debian: New thttpd packages fix insecure temporary file

    Date04 Nov 2005
    CategoryDebian
    5060
    Posted ByJoe Shakespeare
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 883-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    November 4th, 2005                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : thttpd
    Vulnerability  : insecure temporary file
    Problem type   : local
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2005-3124
    
    Javier Fernández-Sanguino Peña from the Debian Security Audit team
    discovered that the syslogtocern script from thttpd, a tiny webserver,
    uses a temporary file insecurely, allowing a local attacker to craft a
    symlink attack to overwrite arbitrary files.
    
    For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.21b-11.3.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.23beta1-3sarge1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.23beta1-4.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your thttpd package.
    
    
    Upgrade Instructions
    - --------------------
    
    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
    - --------------------------------
    
      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      545 ba3c0bb15f6212db97bcf6d6524d4780
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    12672 47c8093a645102ea2f328455195e763c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   127157 9c1512664cf70c286331243ab622173e
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    67624 465efe17c6bf662b1b191b91c8cd8491
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    27940 3830272b2dae0993fa96b4bb014feb09
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    54272 fd2de8fb819e11c5a0a91ad4546d3b07
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    23384 9a02e239a4d792547e088b2e7047d08a
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    51996 5c6c5f4bda6ecf89c095595ae7d47e0a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    23732 b86b4669f89ea162f965430181004097
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    78060 ae4c37cfeb4bb00aabe86fb53ac8d320
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    29732 3f7102053a50f0c67edc8d566e3707e8
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    59244 1b007a6734c854b6a313e3a48c59b5d3
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    25618 1c4087f8fa972c8ec9364fb422b1f399
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    49632 f1cc7d708bbcf9fc34fe5382b8370bd3
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    23386 4b6af55203f640969e0ca8fadd3ebf7d
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    58302 e6c7222513bd7b96a09fb53f16447552
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    24670 2f575c075a755b452ee27749cab8e72d
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    58424 af4447af28817c182ffe85b2f1ddbaa4
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    24744 9b7b47b0e29e90a4805edfb960912db5
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    56558 cd91f39ec6a4b76377fb62f93eb31f8d
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    23992 7d582bab26cb31d3b9b109008cc5d493
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    54762 72de109e9fd79a02ea9de27619a26923
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    24536 6bd0b8d4676a15c349905b0b70bb7c65
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.21b-11.3_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    58326 5e288c30abd19e26ed1121585e83c52c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.21b-11.3_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    30104 dc9d39c3a3aa44f7cb120f1ab4fddc19
    
    
    Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      614 290db913568006f555f67c0529f2ad7c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    14109 d0598767e42a34ad05c9df1c3962b140
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   128712 d3d91f6596f53d5e2b27cea8607d5bba
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    59240 f6854853b290fe2ce1a925cbbea3856a
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    27978 6b4680363644b459e0e47222985f749f
    
      AMD64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    56034 9848065d7700f2f6e0a036ee76e8fcf7
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_amd64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    26456 befb78e032aa654e5fcfcc7c9fdff21b
    
      ARM architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    53198 6a9c1e8afaa60a7b4b7787729dd97b9b
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    24610 f35f8b0a749694fea536296d2a41e1f0
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    51494 eeb422504ed7247f4bbfd5ed27a89bac
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    24638 85147190249ea9d69c16d8f1dfdfb42e
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    71954 924db7bf3beb5ce3c0e5018759aef3d6
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    30276 530abc02e3c392a91bff06fe1d8ce7af
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    57374 4755b42efc9a48b59b1e745862e01098
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    26912 557472d5a3e182b86999baa0b89846ba
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    50132 bcb24b62afb868c5e04b8c1db66e6cc3
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    24756 4b30d87639b3d6b7ca58537cf16c6953
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    57044 410e480e061a3876b7ff01beaffb571e
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    30980 2cda342ba6a04fdbe0a938359eeff813
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    57112 fe0268048af2940619a9380d7cd83626
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    31126 64e73613ca88afa3fd379b657c80a414
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    53442 58c39568158a4c3da81efcaf6a0ab838
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    25160 a5ff28da9df6080438012db8014b0212
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    56214 f39998665c2df9236d2902120eb977f9
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    26268 34e822b698803e3e0139430aea707f55
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd_2.23beta1-3sarge1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    53298 a8dcaf92cb41b607618b4a271927c250
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/thttpd/thttpd-util_2.23beta1-3sarge1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:    24718 54c4e9dac68c9b8472dc92fe6966f6e4
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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