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FS#69301 - [awstats] [Security] information disclosure (CVE-2020-35176)

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Jonas Witschel (diabonas) - Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 09:22 GMT
Last edited by Jonas Witschel (diabonas) - Thursday, 18 March 2021, 11:51 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Security
Status Closed
Assigned To Sergej Pupykin (sergej)
Levente Polyak (anthraxx)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The package awstats is vulnerable to information disclosure via CVE-2020-35176.


A fix is proposed in pull request #196 referenced below. Since upstream has not shown any signs of activity at all in the last month and the severity of this issue is relatively high, I suggest going with the proposed patch.

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Closed by  Jonas Witschel (diabonas)
Thursday, 18 March 2021, 11:51 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  awstats 7.8-3
Comment by Jonas Witschel (diabonas) - Monday, 18 January 2021, 14:31 GMT
The pull request fixing the issue has now been merged into the upstream development branch.