[USN-4200-1] Redmine vulnerabilities

Paulo Flabiano Smorigo pfsmorigo at canonical.com
Tue Nov 26 01:31:07 UTC 2019

Ubuntu Security Notice USN-4200-1
November 26, 2019

redmine vulnerabilities

A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 19.04
- Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
- Ubuntu 16.04 LTS


Several security issues were fixed in redmine.

Software Description:
- redmine: flexible project management web application


It was discovered that Redmine incorrectly handle certain inputs that could
cause textile formatting errors. An attacker could possibly use this issue to
cause a XSS attack. (CVE-2019-17427)

It was discovered that an SQL injection could allow users to access protected
information via a crafted object query. (CVE-2019-18890)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
package versions:

Ubuntu 19.04:
  redmine                         4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1
  redmine-mysql                   4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1
  redmine-pgsql                   4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1
  redmine-sqlite                  4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
  redmine                         3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1
  redmine-mysql                   3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1
  redmine-pgsql                   3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1
  redmine-sqlite                  3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
  redmine                         3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2
  redmine-mysql                   3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2
  redmine-pgsql                   3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2
  redmine-sqlite                  3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

  CVE-2019-17427, CVE-2019-18890

Package Information:
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 833 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-security-announce/attachments/20191125/9f5698f2/attachment.sig>

More information about the ubuntu-security-announce mailing list