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Debian: New interchange packages fix information leak

A vulnerability was discovered recently in Interchange, an e-commerce and general HTTP database display system. This vulnerability can be exploited by an attacker to expose the content of arbitrary variables. An attacker may learn SQL access information for your Interchange application and use this information to read and manipulate sensitive data. Fixed packages are available from security.debian.org.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 471-1                     security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                             Martin Schulze
April 2nd, 2004                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : interchange
Vulnerability  : missing input sanitising
Problem-Type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CAN-2004-0374

A vulnerability was discovered recently in Interchange, an e-commerce
and general HTTP database display system.  This vulnerability can be
exploited by an attacker to expose the content of arbitrary variables.
An attacker may learn SQL access information for your Interchange
application and use this information to read and manipulate sensitive
data.

For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 5.0.1-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your interchange package.


Upgrade Instructions
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wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given below:

apt-get update
        will update the internal database
apt-get upgrade
        will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.


Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 alias woody
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  Source archives:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2.dsc
      Size/MD5 checksum:      841 94b0e9195fba3134ea48470348c4011a
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2.diff.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:     1033 3a26a6f4bf24dce7fc38a5a14e8c5f6d
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306.orig.tar.gz
      Size/MD5 checksum:  1858749 660c7e65732a052a81d2ae6e4c6ed2b5

  Architecture independent components:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange-cat-foundation_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_all.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   636148 6d026419d3b15190084c5132d1f23831
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange-ui_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_all.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   443894 f92de9f0d14e3eec42e5aa026b0aebb0

  Alpha architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   856628 7cbe87e177b5301b8a4dc65a660b4cb7
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_alpha.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13948 957f5459ba925c58bd8051f57a3a73e5

  ARM architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   855318 d38304316bbe9ea7d4393cd239da5720
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_arm.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13336 683949f1e2771a3820e7fe022939e0f6

  Intel IA-32 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   854816 109adbb0c0b312266cbf40f61f069e66
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_i386.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13290 e0beca510155188aee6fd844194df9c6

  Intel IA-64 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   858690 0ab2a74ee31c14fa5d13b18cecffc511
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_ia64.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    15810 221b180c0ee922bb6b52bbfa18a9da45

  HP Precision architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   856400 e3d30cc487ddb668fb12e58a3015e233
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_hppa.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    14050 3b75f8a9a1c1cac6696b3d1a6b08f890

  Motorola 680x0 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   855446 5cd7687a310f7f7d31c4ccc531f71728
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_m68k.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13298 c7bcc87f7942cdaa629a845a4b7f2235

  Big endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   856194 f8ff381f65390d33405edf0c2ae621e8
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_mips.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13372 60cad3c65165d107113cb0753ee8c94d

  Little endian MIPS architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   856134 bd1274309cff939e3b9adce8e29e3349
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_mipsel.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13388 7703855991403f9464c93a4250df13d4

  PowerPC architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   855548 14d5d8074d0b018a90b20053544767a5
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_powerpc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13270 3dbc5939e4069e95dc0d5e55e87322cc

  IBM S/390 architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   855872 ca6ec24a4760fcb83b7313a2e3e5aa15
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_s390.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13568 cfa8f946a9fcb65870c8245afe84b75d

  Sun Sparc architecture:

    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:   858448 00048ba18cc57fa5dbaa1356efccca52
    http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/i/interchange/libapache-mod-interchange_4.8.3.20020306-1.woody.2_sparc.deb
      Size/MD5 checksum:    13402 dfea5e9879849be66d83f3c4796c888c


  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
  its next update.

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For apt-get: deb http://security.debian.org/ stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: ftp://security.debian.org/debian-security dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
Package info: `apt-cache show ' and http://packages.debian.org/

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Recent comments

21 May 2004 21:15 Avatar BuyGifts

Just updated mine.
I didnt even know about this security whole, I just updated my interchange package I also changed all passwords for all the db's on the server. Is there any way i could find out if anyone was able to grab the info before I updated it?

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