CVE-2015-2775

NameCVE-2015-2775
DescriptionDirectory traversal vulnerability in GNU Mailman before 2.1.20, when not using a static alias, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a list name.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-186-1, DSA-3214-1
NVD severityhigh
Debian Bugs781626

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mailman (PTS)stretch1:2.1.23-1+deb9u5fixed
stretch (security)1:2.1.23-1+deb9u6fixed
buster, buster (security)1:2.1.29-1+deb10u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mailmansourcesqueeze1:2.1.13-6DLA-186-1
mailmansourcewheezy1:2.1.15-1+deb7u1DSA-3214-1
mailmansource(unstable)1:2.1.18-2781626

Notes

https://bugs.launchpad.net/mailman/+bug/1437145
https://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-developers/2015-March/024875.html

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