Debian Security Advisory

DLA-1047-1 supervisor -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
31 Jul 2017
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 870187.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-11610.
More information:

A vulnerability has been found in supervisor, a system for controlling process state, where an authenticated client can send a malicious XML-RPC request to supervisord that will run arbitrary shell commands on the server. The commands will be run as the same user as supervisord.

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 3.0a8-1.1+deb7u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your supervisor packages.

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