Sympa list bypass listmaster restriction

sympa-listmaster-restriction-bypass (16984) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Sympa could allow a remote attacker to bypass restrictions, caused by a vulnerability with the Web interface. A remote attacker, without listmaster privileges, could use this vulnerability to create an unauthorized list.


Consequences:

Bypass Security

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Sympa (4.1.2 or later), available from the Sympa Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Debian Sympa 2.x
  • Debian Sympa 3.x
  • Debian Sympa 4.x prior to 4.1.2

Reported:

Aug 13, 2004

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