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Debian: Security update for bacula

It was discovered that bacula, a network backup service, does not properly enforce console ACLs. This could allow information about resources to be dumped by an otherwise-restricted client. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2558-1                   security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                          Raphael Geissert
October 08, 2012                       http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : bacula
Vulnerability  : information disclosure
Problem type   : local (remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2012-4430

It was discovered that bacula, a network backup service, does not
properly enforce console ACLs. This could allow information about
resources to be dumped by an otherwise-restricted client.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 5.0.2-2.2+squeeze1.

For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem will be fixed soon.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 5.2.6+dfsg-4.

We recommend that you upgrade your bacula packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
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