Gentoo: phpGroupWare Various vulnerabilities
Posted by Joe Shakespeare   
Gentoo Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in phpGroupWare that could lead to information disclosure or remote compromise.

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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 200501-08
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  Severity: Normal
     Title: phpGroupWare: Various vulnerabilities
      Date: January 06, 2005
      Bugs: #74487
        ID: 200501-08

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Synopsis
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in phpGroupWare that
could lead to information disclosure or remote compromise.

Background
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phpGroupWare is a web-based suite of group applications including a
calendar, todo-list, addressbook, email, wiki, news headlines, and a
file manager.

Affected packages
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     Package                /   Vulnerable   /              Unaffected
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  1  www-apps/phpgroupware     < 0.9.16.004              >= 0.9.16.004

Description
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Several flaws were discovered in phpGroupWare making it vulnerable to
cross-site scripting attacks, SQL injection, and full path disclosure.

Impact
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These vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to perform cross-site
scripting attacks, execute SQL queries, and disclose the full path of
the web directory.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
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All phpGroupWare users should upgrade to the latest version:

    # emerge --sync
    # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/phpgroupware-0.9.16.004"

References
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  [ 1 ] BugTraq Advisory
        http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/384492

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

  http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200501-08.xml

Concerns?
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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
http://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2005 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.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0