GLSA-200406-10 : Gallery: Privilege escalation vulnerability
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 14521
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200406-10 (Gallery: Privilege escalation vulnerability)
There is a vulnerability in the Gallery photo album software which may allow an attacker to gain administrator privileges within Gallery. A Gallery administrator has full access to all albums and photos on the server, thus attackers may add or delete photos at will.
Attackers may gain full access to all Gallery albums. There is no risk to the webserver itself, or the server on which it runs.
There is no known workaround at this time. All users are encouraged to upgrade to the latest available version.
SolutionAll users should upgrade to the latest available version of Gallery.
# emerge sync # emerge -pv '>=www-apps/gallery-1.4.3_p2' # emerge '>=www-apps/gallery-1.4.3_p2'