Debian DLA-1592-1 : otrs2 security update
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 119120
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionTwo security vulnerabilities were discovered in OTRS, a Ticket Request System, that may lead to privilege escalation or arbitrary file write.
An attacker who is logged into OTRS as a user may manipulate the submission form to cause deletion of arbitrary files that the OTRS web server user has write access to.
Please also read the upstream advisory for CVE-2018-19141. If you think you might be affected then you should consider to run the mentioned clean-up SQL statements to remove possible affected records.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', these problems have been fixed in version 3.3.18-1+deb8u7.
We recommend that you upgrade your otrs2 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 otrs, and otrs2 packages.