Gallery: Multiple vulnerabilities — GLSA 200711-03

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

Affected Packages

www-apps/gallery on all architectures
Affected versions < 2.2.3
Unaffected versions >= 2.2.3, < 2.0

Background

Gallery is a PHP based photo album manager.

Description

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

Impact

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.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Gallery users should upgrade to the latest version:

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

References

Release Date
November 01, 2007

Latest Revision
November 11, 2007: 02

Severity
low

Exploitable
remote

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