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Mandriva alert MDVSA-2009:253 (backuppc)

Subject:  [Security Announce] [ MDVSA-2009:253 ] backuppc
Date:  Thu, 01 Oct 2009 19:09:00 +0200
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 _______________________________________________________________________ Mandriva Linux Security Advisory MDVSA-2009:253 _______________________________________________________________________ Package : backuppc Date : October 1, 2009 Affected: Enterprise Server 5.0 _______________________________________________________________________ Problem Description: A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in backuppc: CgiUserConfigEdit in BackupPC 3.1.0, when SSH keys and Rsync are in use in a multi-user environment, does not restrict users from the ClientNameAlias function, which allows remote authenticated users to read and write sensitive files by modifying ClientNameAlias to match another system, then initiating a backup or restore (CVE-2009-3369). This update provides a fix for this vulnerability. _______________________________________________________________________ References: _______________________________________________________________________ Updated Packages: Mandriva Enterprise Server 5: 25edbc4c4a61aa034e090e6cb706f322 mes5/i586/backuppc-3.1.0-7.1mdvmes5.noarch.rpm 99e10439faaf116a1195c2fa1e926109 mes5/SRPMS/backuppc-3.1.0-7.1mdvmes5.src.rpm Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64: 38bfc11aa57f6dc67715d58eeddad8ad mes5/x86_64/backuppc-3.1.0-7.1mdvmes5.noarch.rpm 99e10439faaf116a1195c2fa1e926109 mes5/SRPMS/backuppc-3.1.0-7.1mdvmes5.src.rpm _______________________________________________________________________ To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi. The verification of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you. All packages are signed by Mandriva for security. You can obtain the GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing: gpg --recv-keys --keyserver 0x22458A98 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at: If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact security_(at) _______________________________________________________________________ Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team <security*> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux) iD8DBQFKxLe8mqjQ0CJFipgRApSDAKCQi8TGLj/885wLVIbr9fHETCAcZQCcCHIO 48I9cs/Rs+rmrU+75sVgy2Q= =NhNC -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- To unsubscribe, send a email to with this subject : unsubscribe security-announce _______________________________________________________ Want to buy your Pack or Services from Mandriva? Go to Join the Club : _______________________________________________________

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