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[DSA905] DSA-905-1 mantis Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Several security related problems have been discovered in Mantis, a
web-based bug tracking system. The Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures project identifies the following problems:
A cross-site scripting vulnerability allows attackers to inject
arbitrary web script or HTML.
A file inclusion vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary PHP code and include arbitrary local files.
An SQL injection vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary SQL commands.
Mantis can be tricked into displaying the otherwise hidden real
mail address of its users.
The old stable distribution (woody) is not affected by these problems.
For the stable distribution (sarge) these problems have been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) these problems have been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your mantis package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-905
Threat Level: High
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