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Debian: New packages fix remote command execution in phpgroupware

A vulnerability had been identified in the xmlrpc library included with phpgroupware, a web-based application including email, calendar and other groupware functionality. This vulnerability could lead to the execution of arbitrary commands on the server running phpgroupware. Fixed packages are available from .
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 746-1                                     Michael Stone
July 13, 2005               
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Package        : phpgroupware
Vulnerability  : remote command execution
Problem type   : input validation error
Debian-specific: no
CVE Id(s)      : CAN-2005-1921

A vulnerability had been identified in the xmlrpc library included with
phpgroupware, a web-based application including email, calendar and
other groupware functionality. This vulnerability could lead to the
execution of arbitrary commands on the server running phpgroupware.

The security team is continuing to investigate the version of
phpgroupware included with the old stable distribution (sarge). At this
time we recommend disabling phpgroupware or upgrading to the current
stable distribution (sarge).

For the current stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed
in version

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in

We recommend that you upgrade your phpgroupware 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 3.1 (sarge)
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 sarge was released for alpha, arm, hppa, i386, ia64, m68k, mips, mipsel, powerpc, s390 and sparc.

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