Debian Security Advisory
DLA-879-1 firebird2.5 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 29 Mar 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 858641.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-6369.
- More information:
George Noseevich discovered that firebird2.5, a relational database system, did not properly check User-Defined Functions (UDF), thus allowing remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code on the firebird server.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 188.8.131.52540.ds4-1~deb7u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your firebird2.5 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS