Gentoo: 201401-20 Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Gentoo Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Cacti, allowing attackers to execute arbitrary code or perform XSS attacks.
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201401-20
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 Severity: High
    Title: Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: January 21, 2014
     Bugs: #324031, #480196
       ID: 201401-20

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Synopsis
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Cacti, allowing attackers
to execute arbitrary code or perform XSS attacks.

Background
==========

Cacti is a complete network graphing solution designed to harness the
power of RRDTool's data storage and graphing functionality.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  net-analyzer/cacti           < 0.8.8b                  >= 0.8.8b

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Cacti. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary SQL commands via specially
crafted parameters, execute arbitrary shell code or inject malicious
script code.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Cacti users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/cacti-0.8.8b"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2010-1644
      http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-1644
[ 2 ] CVE-2010-1645
      http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-1645
[ 3 ] CVE-2010-2092
      http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-2092
[ 4 ] CVE-2010-2543
      http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-2543
[ 5 ] CVE-2010-2544
      http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-2544
[ 6 ] CVE-2010-2545
      http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detail?vulnId=CVE-2010-2545
[ 7 ] CVE-2013-1434
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1434
[ 8 ] CVE-2013-1435
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-1435

Availability
============

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

 http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201401-20.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
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License

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belongs to its owner(s).

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