[ANN] Security Advisory for Bugzilla 3.2.6, 3.4.6, 3.6, and 3.7
mkanat at bugzilla.org
Thu Jun 24 22:50:52 UTC 2010
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Bugzilla is a Web-based bug-tracking system used by a large number of
software projects. The following security issues have been discovered
* Everybody could search for time-tracking information, not just
members of the timetrackinggroup.
* Under suexec, "localconfig" was world-readable, meaning that
local users with shell access to the Bugzilla server may have
been able to see the database password and the site_wide_secret.
All affected installations are encouraged to upgrade as soon as
Class: Remote Information Disclosure
Versions: 2.17.1 to 3.2.6, 3.3.1 to 3.4.6, 3.5.1 to 3.6, 3.7
Fixed In: 3.2.7, 3.4.7, 3.6.1, 3.7.1
Description: Normally, information about time-tracking (estimated
hours, actual hours, hours worked, and deadlines) is
restricted to users in the "time-tracking group".
However, any user was able, by crafting their own
search URL, to search for bugs based using those
fields as criteria, thus possibly exposing sensitive
time-tracking information by a user seeing that a bug
matched their search.
CVE Number: CVE-2010-1204
Class: Local Information Disclosure
Versions: 3.5.1 to 3.6, 3.7
Fixed In: 3.6.1, 3.7.1
Description: If $use_suexec was set to "1" in the localconfig file,
then the localconfig file's permissions were set as
world-readable by checksetup.pl. This allowed any user
with local shell access to see the contents of the file,
including the database password and the site_wide_secret
variable used for CSRF protection.
CVE Number: CVE-2010-0180
The fix for these issues are included in the 3.2.7, 3.4.7, 3.6.1, and
3.7.1 releases. Upgrading to a release with the relevant fix will
protect your installation from possible exploits of this issue.
If you are unable to upgrade but would like to patch just the
individual security vulnerabilities, there are patches available for
each issue at the "References" URL for each vulnerability.
Full release downloads, patches to upgrade Bugzilla from previous
versions, and CVS/bzr upgrade instructions are available at:
The Bugzilla team wish to thank the following people/organizations for
their assistance in locating, advising us of, and assisting us to fix
General information about the Bugzilla bug-tracking system can be found
Comments and follow-ups can be directed to the mozilla.support.bugzilla
newsgroup or the support-bugzilla mailing list.
http://www.bugzilla.org/support/ has directions for accessing these
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