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ESB-2007.0901 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux][Debian] -- New zope-cmfplone packages fix arbitrary code execution

Date: 28 December 2007

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                ESB-2007.0901 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux][Debian]
          New zope-cmfplone packages fix arbitrary code execution
                             28 December 2007


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              zope-cmfplone
Publisher:            Debian
Operating System:     Debian GNU/Linux 4.0
                      UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact:               Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2007-5741

Original Bulletin:

Comment: This advisory references vulnerabilities in products which run on
         platforms other than Debian. It is recommended that administrators
         running Plone check for an updated version of the software for their
         operating system.

Revision History:     December 28 2007: New patches released correcting
                                        two regressions
                      November 12 2007: Initial Release

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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1405-3                                      Thijs Kinkhorst
December 1st, 2007            
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Package        : zope-cmfplone
Vulnerability  : missing input sanitising
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2007-5741
Debian Bug     : 449523

The Plone developers discovered that their hotfix, released as DSA 1405,
introduced two regressions. This update corrects these flaws. For
completeness, the original advisory text below:

It was discovered that Plone, a web content management system, allows
remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via specially crafted web
browser cookies.

The oldstable distribution (sarge) is not affected by this problem.

For the stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.5.1-4etch3.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.5.2-3.

We recommend that you upgrade your zope-cmfplone 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 4.0 alias etch
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Source archives:
    Size/MD5 checksum:  1064993 b48215d46aafa9e1f12196263d86a191
    Size/MD5 checksum:    11282 5333207df578b0ddfe05207225b09e76
    Size/MD5 checksum:     1114 73489e05e1e2c706a70279e50759b7c5

Architecture independent packages:
    Size/MD5 checksum:     9956 105cbe8680cf1da7956b7a201d53df1f
    Size/MD5 checksum:  1190972 68583a0c4662b6fd8f19e01cdf4b0f9b

  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 v1.4.6 (GNU/Linux)

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