Debian Security Advisory

DSA-898-1 phpgroupware -- programming errors

Date Reported:
17 Nov 2005
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 301118.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2005-0870, CVE-2005-3347, CVE-2005-3348.
More information:

Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in phpsysinfo, a PHP based host information application that is included in phpgroupware. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project identifies the following problems:

  • CVE-2005-0870

    Maksymilian Arciemowicz discovered several cross site scripting problems, of which not all were fixed in DSA 724.

  • CVE-2005-3347

    Christopher Kunz discovered that local variables get overwritten unconditionally and are trusted later, which could lead to the inclusion of arbitrary files.

  • CVE-2005-3348

    Christopher Kunz discovered that user-supplied input is used unsanitised, causing a HTTP Response splitting problem.

For the old stable distribution (woody) these problems have been fixed in version 0.9.14-0.RC3.2.woody5.

For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in version

For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in version

We recommend that you upgrade your phpgroupware packages.

Fixed in:

Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 (woody)

Architecture-independent component:

Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 (sarge)

Architecture-independent component:

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