Debian Security Advisory
DLA-31-1 reportbug -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 07 Aug 2014
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-0479.
- More information:
Fix CVE-2014-0479: Arbitrary code execution in compare_versions. A man-in-the-middle attacker could put shell metacharacters in the version number, causing execution of code of their choice.
For Debian 6
Squeeze, these issues have been fixed in reportbug version 4.12.6+deb6u1