Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Sign up!
EnGarde Community
What is the most important Linux security technology?
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Latest Newsletters
Linux Security Week: March 30th, 2015
Linux Advisory Watch: March 27th, 2015
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

Debian: New htdig packages fix cross-site scripting vulnerability Print E-mail
User Rating:      How can I rate this item?
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Debian Updated package.
- --------------------------------------------------------------------------
Debian Security Advisory DSA 680-1                                        Martin Schulze
February 14th, 2005           
- --------------------------------------------------------------------------

Package        : htdig
Vulnerability  : unsanitised input
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CAN-2005-0085

Michael Krax discovered a cross site scripting vulnerability in
ht://dig, a web search system for an intranet or small internet.

For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 3.1.6-3woody1.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 3.1.6-11.

We recommend that you upgrade your htdig 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
- --------------------------------

  Source archives:
      Size/MD5 checksum:      591 e5fd50b03893bda0bb43aa6a54beacc4
      Size/MD5 checksum:    19822 294cfc471ac36e7cc3ade8e8ab2a968c
      Size/MD5 checksum:  2068675 7a2f20d8d6149efd8d119bb2ebf55f23

  Architecture independent components:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   316892 3c2f6462e01ace0097a9351c1a98ca39

  Alpha architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1103690 e5a883a1619d22da9598f66c53ab28ee

  ARM architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1009600 98ccc3af2d25970b7cff9a5451b045e5

  Intel IA-32 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   950526 3557095a60b11ef24bff9634778107fc

  Intel IA-64 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1216768 840c06cf1b6c405ab24bc20a7d41bdd4

  HP Precision architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1155976 345dc883031bc10c10b7ac4743d2a679

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   921906 82f8f0dd287a78856179f29ea1161489

  Big endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   992524 e5b1c3054332a4f92cecae9c888bff8b

  Little endian MIPS architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   989954 d4e2b19ad21431118fbb4a1ccdc46a24

  PowerPC architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   937060 7841f5423965ce1f2afbff9c0054182a

  IBM S/390 architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   910122 939faa17e33b38585ab518c21751a171

  Sun Sparc architecture:
      Size/MD5 checksum:   914470 85ceb822a4e3b1906c9e97ea01192c9c

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

- ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------
For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:
< Prev   Next >


Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Weekend Edition
FBI Quietly Removes Recommendation To Encrypt Your Phone
And the prize for LEAST SECURE BROWSER goes to ... Chrome!
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2015 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.