Mandrake alert: Updated mailman packages close various cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.

Posted by dave on Feb 13, 2004 2:06 PM EDT
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A cross-site scripting vulnerability was discovered in mailman's administration interface (CAN-2003-0965). This affects version 2.1 earlier than 2.1.4.

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                Mandrake Linux Security Update Advisory

 Package name:           mailman
 Advisory ID:            MDKSA-2004:013
 Date:                   February 13th, 2004

 Affected versions:	 9.1, 9.2, Corporate Server 2.1

 Problem Description:

 A cross-site scripting vulnerability was discovered in mailman's
 administration interface (CAN-2003-0965). This affects version 2.1
 earlier than 2.1.4.
 Certain malformed email commands could cause the mailman process to 
 crash. (CAN-2003-0991). This affects version 2.0 earler than 2.0.14.
 Another cross-site scripting vulnerability was found in mailman's
 'create' CGI script (CAN-2003-0992). This affects version 2.1 
 earlier than 2.1.3.


 Updated Packages:
 Corporate Server 2.1:
 a0ac98afa71a63f3c0616fd2ce985c5d  corporate/2.1/RPMS/mailman-2.0.14-1.1.C21mdk.i586.rpm
 a9fcc088e7c2b0fa1e4688ce35c7ab74  corporate/2.1/SRPMS/mailman-2.0.14-1.1.C21mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrake Linux 9.1:
 eb1802f70b4bc6f96281b03412e872ed  9.1/RPMS/mailman-2.0.14-1.1.91mdk.i586.rpm
 254a0e9e2217efdfa0a7b3f4fe78ce98  9.1/SRPMS/mailman-2.0.14-1.1.91mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrake Linux 9.1/PPC:
 280f17696e2a062d8745715ba071ad9f  ppc/9.1/RPMS/mailman-2.0.14-1.1.91mdk.ppc.rpm
 254a0e9e2217efdfa0a7b3f4fe78ce98  ppc/9.1/SRPMS/mailman-2.0.14-1.1.91mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrake Linux 9.2:
 33caa846a9d12696b2e75866692c3744  9.2/RPMS/mailman-2.1.2-9.3.92mdk.i586.rpm
 91c48fbb577ee1f0d47ce1d1e5b31ae1  9.2/SRPMS/mailman-2.1.2-9.3.92mdk.src.rpm

 Mandrake Linux 9.2/AMD64:
 5bed899faba7848ac5fa29e5a10b73b2  amd64/9.2/RPMS/mailman-2.1.2-9.3.92mdk.amd64.rpm
 91c48fbb577ee1f0d47ce1d1e5b31ae1  amd64/9.2/SRPMS/mailman-2.1.2-9.3.92mdk.src.rpm

 To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 A list of FTP mirrors can be obtained from:

 All packages are signed by MandrakeSoft for security.  You can obtain
 the GPG public key of the Mandrake Linux Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver 0x22458A98

 Please be aware that sometimes it takes the mirrors a few hours to

 You can view other update advisories for Mandrake Linux at:

 MandrakeSoft has several security-related mailing list services that
 anyone can subscribe to.  Information on these lists can be obtained by

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Linux Mandrake Security Team
Version: GnuPG v1.0.7 (GNU/Linux)


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