Sympa list bypass listmaster restriction

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


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.


Bypass Security


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


Platforms Affected:

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


Aug 13, 2004

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