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Gallery: Multiple vulnerabilities


1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 200711-03 / gallery
Release Date November 01, 2007
Latest Revision November 11, 2007: 02
Impact low
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
www-apps/gallery < 2.2.3 >= 2.2.3, < 2.0 All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #191587


The WebDAV and Reupload modules of Gallery contain multiple unspecified vulnerabilities.

2.  Impact Information


Gallery is a PHP based photo album manager.


Merrick Manalastas and Nicklous Roberts have discovered multiple vulnerabilities in the WebDAV and Reupload modules.


A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to bypass security restrictions and rename, replace and change properties of items, or edit item data using WebDAV.

3.  Resolution Information


There is no known workaround at this time.


All Gallery users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/gallery-2.2.3"

4.  References


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