Debian Security Advisory
DLA-3035-1 libdbi-perl -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 30 May 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 972180.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-10402.
- More information:
It was discovered that CVE-2014-10401 was fixed incompletely in the Perl5 Database Interface (DBI). An attacker could trigger information disclosure through a different vector.
DBD::File drivers can open files from folders other than those specifically passed via the f_dir attribute.
DBD::File drivers can open files from folders other than those specifically passed via the f_dir attribute in the data source name (DSN). NOTE: this issue exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2014-10401.
For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.636-1+deb9u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your libdbi-perl packages.
For the detailed security status of libdbi-perl please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/libdbi-perl
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