Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 981197
CVE-2013-2240 gallery3: Improper stripping of URL fragments in flowplayer SWF file might lead to reply attacks (a different flaw than CVE-2013-2138)
Last modified: 2013-07-16 02:11:38 EDT
A security flaw was found in the way flowplayer SWF file handling functionality of Gallery version 3, an open source project with the goal to develop and support leading photo sharing web application solutions, processed certain URL fragments passed to this file (certain URL fragments were not stripped properly when these files were called via direct URL request(s)). A remote attacker could use this flaw to conduct replay attacks.
A different vulnerability than CVE-2013-2138.
Relevant upstream patch:
This issue affects the versions of the gallery3 package, as shipped with Fedora release of 17, 18, and 19. Please schedule an update.
This issue affects the versions of the gallery3 package, as shipped with Fedora EPEL-6. Please schedule an update.
Created gallery3 tracking bugs for this issue:
Affects: fedora-all [bug 981218]
Affects: epel-6 [bug 981219]