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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201703-06
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Deluge: Remote execution of arbitrary code
     Date: March 28, 2017
     Bugs: #612144
       ID: 201703-06

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Synopsis
=======
A vulnerability in Deluge might allow remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code.

Background
=========
Deluge is a BitTorrent client.

Affected packages
================
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  net-p2p/deluge               < 1.3.14                  >= 1.3.14

Description
==========
A CSRF vulnerability was discovered in the web UI of Deluge.

Impact
=====
A remote attacker could entice a user currently logged in into Deluge
web UI to visit a malicious web page which uses forged requests to make
Deluge download and install a Deluge plug-in provided by the attacker.
The plug-in can then execute arbitrary code as the user running Deluge.

Workaround
=========
There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All Deluge users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-p2p/deluge-1.3.14"

References
=========
[ 1 ] CVE-2017-7178
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-7178

Availability
===========
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201703-06

Concerns?
========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
======
Copyright 2017 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201703-06: Deluge: Remote execution of arbitrary code

A vulnerability in Deluge might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Summary

A CSRF vulnerability was discovered in the web UI of Deluge.

Resolution

All Deluge users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-p2p/deluge-1.3.14"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2017-7178 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-7178

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201703-06

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: Deluge: Remote execution of arbitrary code
Date: March 28, 2017
Bugs: #612144
ID: 201703-06

Synopsis

A vulnerability in Deluge might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Background

Deluge is a BitTorrent client.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 net-p2p/deluge < 1.3.14 >= 1.3.14

Impact

===== A remote attacker could entice a user currently logged in into Deluge web UI to visit a malicious web page which uses forged requests to make Deluge download and install a Deluge plug-in provided by the attacker. The plug-in can then execute arbitrary code as the user running Deluge.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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