Debian Security Advisory

DSA-1560-1 kronolith2 -- insufficient input sanitising

Date Reported:
28 Apr 2008
Affected Packages:
kronolith2
Vulnerable:
Yes
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 478121.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2008-1974.
More information:

"The-0utl4w" discovered that the Kronolith, calendar component for the Horde Framework, didn't properly sanitise URL input, leading to a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the add event screen.

For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 2.1.4-1etch1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.1.8-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your kronolith2 package.

Fixed in:

Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 (etch)

Source:
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kronolith2/kronolith2_2.1.4-1etch1.dsc
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kronolith2/kronolith2_2.1.4-1etch1.diff.gz
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kronolith2/kronolith2_2.1.4.orig.tar.gz
Architecture-independent component:
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/k/kronolith2/kronolith2_2.1.4-1etch1_all.deb

MD5 checksums of the listed files are available in the original advisory.