Debian Security Advisory
DSA-5036-1 sphinxsearch -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 06 Jan 2022
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-29050.
- More information:
It was discovered that sphinxsearch, a fast standalone full-text SQL search engine, could allow arbitrary files to be read by abusing a configuration option.
For the oldstable distribution (buster), this problem has been fixed in version 2.2.11-2+deb10u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your sphinxsearch packages.
For the detailed security status of sphinxsearch please refer to its security tracker page at: https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/sphinxsearch