Debian DSA-2694-1 : spip - privilege escalation

High Nessus Plugin ID 66603

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VPR Score: 6.6


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


A privilege escalation vulnerability has been found in SPIP, a website engine for publishing, which allows anyone to take control of the website.


Upgrade the spip packages.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 2.1.1-3squeeze6.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.1.17-1+deb7u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 66603

File Name: debian_DSA-2694.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/05/28

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:spip, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Patch Publication Date: 2013/05/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-2118

DSA: 2694