Debian: zope Arbitrary code execution vulnerability

    Date19 Apr 2004
    CategoryDebian
    2108
    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A flaw in the security settings of ZCatalog allows anonymous users to call arbitrary methods of catalog indexes. The vulnerability also allows untrusted code to do the same.
    
    Debian Security Advisory DSA 490-1                     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
    http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
    April 17th, 2004                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : zope
    Vulnerability  : arbitrary code execution
    Problem-Type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2002-0688
    
    A vulnerability has been discovered in the index support of the
    ZCatalog plug-in in Zope, an open source web application server.  A
    flaw in the security settings of ZCatalog allows anonymous users to
    call arbitrary methods of catalog indexes.  The vulnerability also
    allows untrusted code to do the same.
    
    For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.5.1-1woody1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.6.0-0.1 and higher.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your zope 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
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      Source archives:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1.dsc
          Size/MD5 checksum:      684 bae9669b048bb73ff0fb4de1cba378d4
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1.diff.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:    88172 d8461358bc98af430ed32dd89a45dbcb
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1.orig.tar.gz
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2165141 65d502b2acf986693576decad6b837cf
    
      Alpha architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_alpha.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2236994 a0eb7df5046ae357d760d18ef8a2619e
    
      ARM architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_arm.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2148088 dba70d7c78d850557783603038bc9947
    
      Intel IA-32 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_i386.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2130316 5172bd775bcd0ae107242525cf67b443
    
      Intel IA-64 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_ia64.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2388054 51c1ad0503162c4f0e152f233a45b3ca
    
      HP Precision architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_hppa.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2240312 bbac2d795c157069d27e63ffaf0f3b5c
    
      Motorola 680x0 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_m68k.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2133690 1662a0ece415a56d4e25ad6f31576b9f
    
      Big endian MIPS architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_mips.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2172370 5f127d8ac54046e75c6ab9bbfe9224c1
    
      Little endian MIPS architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_mipsel.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2170856 f57b6a66116df5b30f499f5e4cdab6aa
    
      PowerPC architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_powerpc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2168352 2b66d671fe1cb86a84df066902c503d0
    
      IBM S/390 architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_s390.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2153234 97df94cbfc71001ce67d6f02e6dde798
    
      Sun Sparc architecture:
    
         http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/z/zope/zope_2.5.1-1woody1_sparc.deb
          Size/MD5 checksum:  2212970 5a660d1befe3b8ba2be26439eb1d1b21
    
    
      These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
      its next update.
    
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    For dpkg-ftp:  ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
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    Package info: `apt-cache show ' and  http://packages.debian.org/
    
    
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