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Bacula: Information disclosure

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1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 201405-11 / bacula
Release Date May 17, 2014
Latest Revision May 17, 2014: 1
Impact low
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
app-backup/bacula < 5.2.12 >= 5.2.12 All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #434878

Synopsis

A vulnerability in Bacula may allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information.

2.  Impact Information

Background

Bacula is a network based backup suite.

Description

Bacula does not properly enforce console access control lists.

Impact

A remote authenticated attacker may be able to bypass restrictions to obtain sensitive information.

3.  Resolution Information

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Bacula users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-backup/bacula-5.2.12"

4.  References



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