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ESB-2004.0669 -- Debian Security Advisory DSA 572-1 -- New ecartis packages fix unauthorised access to admin interface

Date: 22 October 2004

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            ESB-2004.0669 -- Debian Security Advisory DSA 572-1
      New ecartis packages fix unauthorised access to admin interface
                              22 October 2004


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:                ecartis
Publisher:              Debian
Operating System:       Debian GNU/Linux 3.0
                        Linux variants
                        UNIX variants
Impact:                 Administrator Compromise
Access:                 Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:              CAN-2004-0913

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Debian Security Advisory DSA 572-1                                        Martin Schulze
October 21st, 2004            
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Package        : ecartis
Vulnerability  : several
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CAN-2004-0913

A problem has been discovered in ecartis, a mailing-list manager,
which allows an attacker in the same domain as the list admin to gain
administrator privileges and alter list settings.

For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 0.129a+1.0.0-snap20020514-1.3.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 1.0.0+cvs.20030911-8.

We recommend that you upgrade your ecartis 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 3.0 alias woody
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  Source archives:
      Size/MD5 checksum:      633 3c5b01ccdb8efdd3f0b01ab1c420f0bd
      Size/MD5 checksum:    11136 deb52dba3044f51a775687dc3de435d4
      Size/MD5 checksum:   326215 2772a595a3fe7ea5073874113da813ec

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   256810 0756e2937a73c64e06a65001d7955877
      Size/MD5 checksum:    34084 ef3ac15efae9aaa6ef01083e535d96a6

  ARM architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   238590 c039d61d90f7163d0a5ae3a964fa28c6
      Size/MD5 checksum:    34256 27530fa34db9ccfce0dea27d2367a581

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   199458 b486c027d445489c6fb27a705133e65f
      Size/MD5 checksum:    26382 1a46d1a71f53b9cbe8ce774c308e0b63

  Intel IA-64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   338176 f34f303a82c07e94fbc4f740615b285a
      Size/MD5 checksum:    44402 3d96424af960b67c1eff7ed8281a28cc

  HP Precision architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   237276 86be667295c0110787c48483935304a9
      Size/MD5 checksum:    34186 0427d04c72cd89788d7662e7ba84713b

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   210846 6ef4f00bcf7eb6855dff350f4ed2d6eb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    29470 cfdbd27c6f172a1fa75890d7bab9be26

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   203434 37c63c68433b47af4773d9fd1620bd6d
      Size/MD5 checksum:    26454 7b1212a12d462e5d02c59e4c80fb6120

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   203806 29b30b1f6a89f5f738fd6e2a25ce8e3f
      Size/MD5 checksum:    26660 64352b9de65a0f873aa9bf8c3759b3df

  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   231174 d50df0172c5dc7c7e00e8f195d2dedc2
      Size/MD5 checksum:    33622 aeef33a2acbc11169f13a009fb44ca26

  IBM S/390 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   205476 c11ac6b9025f9579f5827f76521be398
      Size/MD5 checksum:    28148 800f8d66e58b75a5d3348cea3758aedd

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   244678 41a082da574d539b8fa9df57903ef0b9
      Size/MD5 checksum:    33772 28eadac58294fe1a73f95fb709619e27

  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
  its next update.

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For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:
Package info: `apt-cache show <pkg>' and<pkg>

Version: GnuPG v1.2.5 (GNU/Linux)


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