Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2012 10:26:16 -0700 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: Ralf Schlatterbeck <rsc@...tux.com>, Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov@...hat.com>, "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org>, Michel Alexandre Salim <michel+fdr@...vestre.me>, Richard Jones <richard@...hanicalcat.net> Subject: Re: Re: CVE Request -- roundup: Multiple XSS flaws plus other security related fixes corrected in upstream 1.4.20 version -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 On 11/10/2012 05:28 AM, Ralf Schlatterbeck wrote: > On Sat, Nov 10, 2012 at 06:54:46AM -0500, Jan Lieskovsky wrote: >> [A] * issue2550729: Fix password history display for anydbm >> backend, thanks to Ralf Hemmecke for reporting. (Ralf)  >> http://issues.roundup-tracker.org/issue2550729 >> >> [D] * Fix wrong execute permissions on some files, thanks to >> Cheer Xiao for the patch. (Ralf) >> >> Cc-ed Ralf Schlatterbeck on this post too to clarify, if issues >> [A] and [D] would also have security implications / IOW if those >> would be security flaws too. Ralf please clarify. Thank you, >> Jan. > > [A] Doesn't have security implications if roundup is correnctly > configured. The bug would create a python backtrace. Unless the > "debug" option in section [web] is set (which is explicitly > discouraged) this will only display "an error has occurred" in the > web-interface. Even if someone sets the debug option in a > production release only the hashed password could be disclosed. > Note that this bug only affects the anydbm backend which should not > be used for a production version either. How is the password hashed? > [D] No security implications: Fixed some permissions on files in > roundup/cgi and locale directories. These are not accessible via > the web-server. So this doesn't constitute a remote vulnerability. > Local users don't gain anything executing these files as no > privilege escalation is involved (they could copy the file which is > readable anyway and make their local copy executable). > > Ralf > - -- Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT) PGP: 0x5E267993 A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.12 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with undefined - http://www.enigmail.net/ iQIcBAEBAgAGBQJQo9Q4AAoJEBYNRVNeJnmTHoEP/j7npeWvm5yQjofgZhJeletQ n5nbn3hOEcmVS0mgE3MJQP9kp8Aeq4hH3IfuGPVUs/ip37+hCJjbk2uh6cmM7/PV 8BUgPHeSnPjSzaWcyWsxtvfXI8joc1V5RQdCJb3Amei5YAqndrMFUs+7TjSFWWDI Y0rMwPo0+gOYsc5CYFOyXPsWAttBmuJqWxBM8H9d2QKIn/9WJOB2aiREgXlyHDHC huQOWXRioDl5JIY/n+CkMFBxvWVwIiRqvImnPYhvx1Iv53io7Wvk8C6SbEfEhUFZ XZviLRg3vYmvaHdfc68DmzVAJNNbS/bfd513GCumiUXd5Lj/82uVXRzYfzoKESNK MucHQy2wppo6RvP9MjTsqt3PPS41bvkBHUBPUBNfDbKHyJnOV/ZcIxZx2NfSMuwQ ZadK/bhC9BfTggF/zWkenhCgIeNMD8POmZ3sJSZAxjt48CtlMn/YxmEzEVWlG/ut tcsw843Vo3KvciLjb2lLAD8DSZwARsr7weuaeBc6ml0EDm04rWndm9DnxgLrckGt vP3VC5g8fq/Idii6z+zwqfJZnsEZTSc0QYQHmtuLcC/zsDerl5hv9HJjlZWZPREg nmr+Aec+yow/o1J4XOcXOiwUw889N1YMKIMZddaJFNNUZKaRSYo2eQVHT7XtST87 eVYKoyEBbgF0qLIa3+Km =/mbR -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
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