Debian: New trac packages fix cross-site request forgery

    Date12 Nov 2006
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 1209-1                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                         Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 12th, 2006                     http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : trac
    Vulnerability  : cross-site request forgery
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    
    It was discovered that Trac, a wiki and issue tracking system for
    software development projects, performs insufficient validation against
    cross-site request forgery, which might lead to an attacker being able
    to perform manipulation of a Trac site with the privileges of the
    attacked Trac user.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.8.1-3sarge6.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.10.1-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your trac 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 3.1 alias sarge
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      Source archives:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/trac/trac_0.8.1-3sarge6.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      656 9aee65c62e905729214dc065e0dd85a5
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/trac/trac_0.8.1-3sarge6.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    14618 7de0360d7a6cd04c7cb535b69b6d296b
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/trac/trac_0.8.1.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   236791 1b6c44fae90c760074762b73cdc88c8d
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/t/trac/trac_0.8.1-3sarge6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   199920 dd5e78a6212c457d72729a17e5810b25
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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