DescriptionEval injection vulnerability in in AWStats 6.4 and earlier, when a URLPlugin is enabled, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary Perl code via the HTTP Referrer, which is used in a $url parameter that is inserted into an eval function call.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
Debian Bugs322591, 334833, 336137

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
awstats (PTS)buster7.6+dfsg-2+deb10u1fixed
buster (security)7.6+dfsg-2+deb10u2fixed
sid, trixie7.9-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
awstatssourcewoody(not affected)DSA-892-1
awstatssourcesarge6.4-1sarge1mediumDSA-892-1322591, 334833, 336137
awstatssource(unstable)6.4-1.1medium322591, 334833, 336137

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