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PostPosted: Mon Jan 31, 2005 9:00 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 200501-45 ] Gallery: Cross-site scripting vulnerabili Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Gallery: Cross-site scripting vulnerability (GLSA 200501-45)
Severity: low
Exploitable: remote
Date: January 30, 2005
Updated: May 22, 2006
Bug(s): #78522
ID: 200501-45

Synopsis


Gallery is vulnerable to cross-site scripting attacks.


Background


Gallery is a web application written in PHP which is used to organize
and publish photo albums. It allows multiple users to build and
maintain their own albums. It also supports the mirroring of images on
other servers.


Affected Packages

Package: www-apps/gallery
Vulnerable: < 1.4.4_p6
Unaffected: >= 1.4.4_p6
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description


Rafel Ivgi has discovered a cross-site scripting vulnerability where
the 'username' parameter is not properly sanitized in 'login.php'.


Impact


By sending a carefully crafted URL, an attacker can inject and execute
script code in the victim's browser window, and potentially compromise
the user's gallery.


Workaround


There is no known workaround at this time.


Resolution


All Gallery users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
    # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/gallery-1.4.4_p6"

Note: Users with the vhosts USE flag set should manually use
webapp-config to finalize the update.


References

Gallery Announcement
Secunia Advisory SA13887
CVE-2005-0220


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