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    Ubuntu 4609-1: GOsa vulnerabilities

    Date 28 Oct 2020
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in gosa.
    ==========================================================================
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4609-1
    October 28, 2020
    
    gosa vulnerabilities
    ==========================================================================
    
    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in gosa.
    
    Software Description:
    - gosa: Web Based LDAP Administration Program
    
    Details:
    
    Fabian Henneke discovered that GOsa incorrectly handled client cookies. An
    authenticated user could exploit this with a crafted cookie to perform
    file deletions in the context of the user account that runs the web
    server. (CVE-2019-14466)
    
    It was discovered that GOsa incorrectly handled user access control. A
    remote attacker could use this issue to log into any account with a
    username containing the word "success". (CVE-2019-11187)
    
    Fabian Henneke discovered that GOsa was vulnerable to cross-site scripting
    attacks via the change password form. A remote attacker could use this
    flaw to run arbitrary web scripts. (CVE-2018-1000528)
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
      gosa                            2.7.4+reloaded2-9ubuntu1.1
    
    In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://usn.ubuntu.com/4609-1
      CVE-2018-1000528, CVE-2019-11187, CVE-2019-14466
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gosa/2.7.4+reloaded2-9ubuntu1.1
    
    
    

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