Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : webmin (MDVSA-2014:062)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities was discovered and corrected in webmin :

Multiple XSS, CSRF, and arbitrary code execution vulnerabilities that
impact Webmin versions prior to 1.620 (CVE-2012-2981, CVE-2012-2982,
CVE-2012-2983, CVE-2012-4893, SA51201).

The 1.680 version fixed security issues that could be exploited by
un-trusted Webmin users in the PHP Configuration and Webalizer
modules.

The Authen::Libwrap perl module used by Webmin is also being provided.

The updated packages have been upgraded to the 1.680 version which is
not vulnerable to these issues.

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0132.html
http://www.webmin.com/changes.html

Solution :

Update the affected perl-Authen-Libwrap and / or webmin packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73066 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55446

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2981
CVE-2012-2982
CVE-2012-2983
CVE-2012-4893

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