Ampache: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 200710-13 / ampache
||October 13, 2007
||October 13, 2007: 01
All supported architectures
An SQL injection vulnerability and a possible identity theft have been
discovered in Ampache.
Ampache is a PHP-based tool for managing, updating and playing audio
files via a web interface.
LT discovered that the "match" parameter in albums.php is not properly
sanitized before being processed. The Ampache development team also
reported an error when handling user sessions.
A remote attacker could provide malicious input to the application,
possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary SQL code. He could
also entice a user to open a specially crafted link to steal the user's
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Ampache users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/ampache-188.8.131.52"