Debian Security Advisory

DSA-746-1 phpgroupware -- input validation error

Date Reported:
13 Jul 2005
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2005-1921.
More information:

A vulnerability had been identified in the xmlrpc library included with phpgroupware, a web-based application including email, calendar and other groupware functionality. This vulnerability could lead to the execution of arbitrary commands on the server running phpgroupware.

The security team is continuing to investigate the version of phpgroupware included with the old stable distribution (woody). At this time we recommend disabling phpgroupware or upgrading to the current stable distribution (sarge).

For the current stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in version

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your phpgroupware package.

Fixed in:

Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 (sarge)

Architecture-independent component:

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