Mandriva: 2013:282: perl-HTTP-Body
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated perl-HTTP-Body package fixes security vulnerability: Jonathan Dolle reported a design error in HTTP::Body, a Perl module for processing data from HTTP POST requests. The HTTP body multipart parser creates temporary files which preserve the suffix of the [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:282
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : perl-HTTP-Body
 Date    : November 25, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated perl-HTTP-Body package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 Jonathan Dolle reported a design error in HTTP::Body, a Perl module
 for processing data from HTTP POST requests. The HTTP body multipart
 parser creates temporary files which preserve the suffix of the
 uploaded file. An attacker able to upload files to a service that
 uses HTTP::Body::Multipart could potentially execute commands on the
 server if these temporary filenames are used in subsequent commands
 without further checks (CVE-2013-4407).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4407
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0352.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 937c5f147525ee62b2001e67a302ad53  mbs1/x86_64/perl-HTTP-Body-1.150.0-2.1.mbs1.noarch.rpm 
 57d5d2097c71c85059fca544e89f5ff3  mbs1/SRPMS/perl-HTTP-Body-1.150.0-2.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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