GLSA-200710-13 : Ampache: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27048


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200710-13 (Ampache: Multiple vulnerabilities)

LT discovered that the 'match' parameter in albums.php is not properly sanitized before being processed. The Ampache development team also reported an error when handling user sessions.
Impact :

A remote attacker could provide malicious input to the application, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary SQL code. He could also entice a user to open a specially crafted link to steal the user's session.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Ampache users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/ampache-'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27048

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-200710-13.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2007/10/15

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:ampache, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2007/10/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/08/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4437, CVE-2007-4438

OSVDB: 38276, 38277

GLSA: 200710-13

CWE: 287