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Gentoo alert 200507-06 (tikiwiki)

From:  Sune Kloppenborg Jeppesen <jaervosz@gentoo.org>
To:  gentoo-announce@lists.gentoo.org
Subject:  [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 200507-06 ] TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution through XML-RPC
Date:  Wed, 6 Jul 2005 22:29:45 +0200
Cc:  bugtraq@securityfocus.com, full-disclosure@lists.grok.org.uk, security-alerts@linuxsecurity.com

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 200507-06 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - http://security.gentoo.org/ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Severity: High Title: TikiWiki: Arbitrary command execution through XML-RPC Date: July 06, 2005 Bugs: #97648 ID: 200507-06 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Synopsis ======== TikiWiki includes PHP XML-RPC code, making it vulnerable to arbitrary command execution. Background ========== TikiWiki is a web-based groupware and content management system (CMS), using PHP, ADOdb and Smarty. TikiWiki includes vulnerable PHP XML-RPC code. Affected packages ================= ------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 www-apps/tikiwiki < 1.8.5-r1 >= 1.8.5-r1 Description =========== TikiWiki is vulnerable to arbitrary command execution as described in GLSA 200507-01. Impact ====== A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary PHP code by sending specially crafted XML data. Workaround ========== There is no known workaround at this time. Resolution ========== All TikiWiki users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/tikiwiki-1.8.5-r1" References ========== [ 1 ] GLSA 200507-01 http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200507-01.xml [ 2 ] CAN-2005-1921 http://www.cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CAN-200... Availability ============ This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200507-06.xml Concerns? ========= 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 ======= 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


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