Debian DLA-1441-1 : sympa security update
High Nessus Plugin ID 111313
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been discovered in Sympa, a modern mailing list manager, that allows write access to files on the server filesystem.
This flaw allows to create or modify any file writable by the Sympa user, located on the server filesystem, using the function of Sympa web interface template file saving.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version 6.1.23~dfsg-2+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your sympa packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected sympa package.