Debian Security Advisory
DSA-1324-1 hiki -- missing input sanitising
- Date Reported:
- 28 Jun 2007
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 430691.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2007-2836.
- More information:
Kazuhiro Nishiyama found a vulnerability in hiki, a Wiki engine written in Ruby, which could allow a remote attacker to delete arbitrary files which are writable to the Hiki user, via a specially crafted session parameter.
For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 0.8.6-1etch1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version 0.8.7-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your hiki package.
- Fixed in:
Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 (etch)
- Architecture-independent component:
MD5 checksums of the listed files are available in the original advisory.