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Debian alert DSA-2752-1 (phpbb3)

From:  Thijs Kinkhorst <>
Subject:  [SECURITY] [DSA 2752-1] phpbb3 security update
Date:  Sat, 7 Sep 2013 10:49:42 +0200 (CEST)
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Debian Security Advisory DSA-2752-1 Thijs Kinkhorst September 07, 2013 - ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Package : phpbb3 Vulnerability : permissions too wide Problem type : local Debian-specific: yes Debian Bug : 711172 Andreas Beckmann discovered that phpBB, a web forum, as installed in Debian, sets incorrect permissions for cached files, allowing a malicious local user to overwrite them. For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 3.0.7-PL1-4+squeeze1. For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 3.0.10-4+deb7u1. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 3.0.11-4. We recommend that you upgrade your phpbb3 packages. Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: Mailing list: -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.12 (GNU/Linux) iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJSKt+YAAoJEFb2GnlAHawEmA8H/jrIDcup1umihZit5gFIOIj0 ns/UjcXHj/aW1e+IG85FqVBQ+BYnN4VmQDpbq8sTrpRdZnIwVHKn+gyF4J/ZN6ne 6xpqPzMrtjrSSP5g4uDreGKoqS2bH2HFDx4mYIUVUYHjB3XmnegoXJnD5iNXwM5E Tc2gBXuo0UkKEkOObPrbZ26V7jEHoVMGRojyUdhjaOMeKlCRZOoLabXLkq34bQF7 ISz3pgyr1tvAPHGTRWRsrLvvU2TwkC4MPrRDjAA6EWaseWy8MVylGoSsgqFOuuQh YtzVLaWcDdC+/2LAOA+UK8byiGgDKBEtqjEgA/QSz2RjH9s0qrgjWAuIIKBDzik= =seAO -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to with a subject of "unsubscribe". Trouble? Contact Archive:

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