Debian: New webcalendar packages fix remote file inclusion

    Date15 Mar 2007
    CategoryDebian
    7563
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Updated package.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA 1267-1                    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                         Moritz Muehlenhoff
    March 15th, 2006                        http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : webcalendar
    Vulnerability  : missing input sanitising
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2007-1343
    
    It was discovered that WebCalendar, a PHP-based calendar application,
    insufficiently protects an internal variable, which allows remote file
    inclusion.
    
    For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
    version 0.9.45-4sarge6.
    
    The upcoming stable distribution (etch) no longer contains webcalendar
    packages.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your webcalendar 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/w/webcalendar/webcalendar_0.9.45-4sarge6.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      608 98123f7302a7b8f90beb5100f6922ad5
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/webcalendar/webcalendar_0.9.45-4sarge6.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    12730 17a8a7a4aebf500e71e00314786c4b1c
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/webcalendar/webcalendar_0.9.45.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:   612360 a6a66dc54cd293429b604fe6da7633a6
    
      Architecture independent components:
    
        http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/w/webcalendar/webcalendar_0.9.45-4sarge6_all.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:   628890 1ac0d19d172483c9045997532d2b5e68
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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