Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : sympa (MDVSA-2015:051)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81934


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Updated sympa packages fix security vulnerability :

A vulnerability have been discovered in Sympa web interface that allows access to files on the server filesystem. This breach allows to send to a list or a user any file readable by the Sympa user, located on the server filesystem, using the Sympa web interface newsletter posting area (CVE-2015-1306).


Update the affected sympa and / or sympa-www packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81934

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2015-051.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/03/19

Modified: 2015/03/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:sympa, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:sympa-www, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/Mandrake/release, Host/Mandrake/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1306

BID: 72277

MDVSA: 2015:051