Debian: New trac packages fix cross-site request forgery

    Date13 Nov 2006
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated package.
    - --------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Debian Security Advisory DSA 1209-2                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.                         Moritz Muehlenhoff
    November 12th, 2006           
    - --------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Package        : trac
    Vulnerability  : cross-site request forgery
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    The Trac update in DSA 1209 introduced a regression. This update corrects
    this flaw. For completeness, the original advisory text below:
    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
    - --------------------
    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
    - --------------------------------
      Source archives:
          Size/MD5 checksum:      656 3e2a71eb01a324d3a26f9e6c001fbba5
          Size/MD5 checksum:    14842 9cdb9eed54faecbe2c4df8f5106dafdb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   236791 1b6c44fae90c760074762b73cdc88c8d
      Architecture independent components:
          Size/MD5 checksum:   200092 5c0659ad7e99970da829c0258209b747
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    - ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
    For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
    Mailing list: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    You are not authorised to post comments.

    Comments powered by CComment

    LinuxSecurity Poll

    What do you think of the articles on LinuxSecurity?

    No answer selected. Please try again.
    Please select either existing option or enter your own, however not both.
    Please select minimum 0 answer(s) and maximum 3 answer(s).
    [{"id":"87","title":"Excellent, don't change a thing!","votes":"65","type":"x","order":"1","pct":57.52,"resources":[]},{"id":"88","title":"Should be more technical","votes":"15","type":"x","order":"2","pct":13.27,"resources":[]},{"id":"89","title":"Should include more HOWTOs","votes":"33","type":"x","order":"3","pct":29.2,"resources":[]}]["#ff5b00","#4ac0f2","#b80028","#eef66c","#60bb22","#b96a9a","#62c2cc"]["rgba(255,91,0,0.7)","rgba(74,192,242,0.7)","rgba(184,0,40,0.7)","rgba(238,246,108,0.7)","rgba(96,187,34,0.7)","rgba(185,106,154,0.7)","rgba(98,194,204,0.7)"]350

    We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.