Bugzilla: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201110-03 / bugzilla
||October 10, 2011
||October 10, 2011: 1
All supported architectures
#352781, #380255, #386203
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in Bugzilla, the worst of which
leading to privilege escalation.
Bugzilla is the bug-tracking system from the Mozilla project.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Bugzilla. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could conduct cross-site scripting attacks, conduct
script insertion and spoofing attacks, hijack the authentication of
arbitrary users, inject arbitrary HTTP headers, obtain access to
arbitrary accounts, disclose the existence of confidential groups and its
names, or inject arbitrary e-mail headers.
A local attacker could disclose the contents of temporarfy files for
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Bugzilla users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/bugzilla-3.6.6"
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since August 27, 2011. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.