Debian: New horde2 packages fix cross-site scripting
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Debian Updated package.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 914-1                     security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
December 1st, 2005                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : horde2
Vulnerability  : missing input sanitising
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2005-3570
BugTraq ID     : 15409
Debian Bug     : 338983

A vulnerability has been discovered in horde2, a web application
suite, that allows attackers to insert arbitary script code into the
error web page.

The old stable distribution (woody) does not contain horde2 packages.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.2.8-1sarge1.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.2.9-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your horde2 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 3.1 alias sarge
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  Source archives:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/horde2/horde2_2.2.8-1sarge1.dsc
      Size/MD5 checksum:      575 fc3d76af255dd93e839ed24cf7c3ba84
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/horde2/horde2_2.2.8-1sarge1.diff.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:    38308 d87c50a15c7133ba4ca29d99c77d5da1
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/horde2/horde2_2.2.8.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:   683005 89961af4e4488a908147d7b3a0dc3b44

  Architecture independent components:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/h/horde2/horde2_2.2.8-1sarge1_all.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   721182 761d84ac7f89eef150fa21c8b0c79541


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

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