Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Title Redmine vulnerabilities
Name USN-4200-1 First vendor Publication 2019-11-26
Vendor Ubuntu Last vendor Modification 2019-11-26
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision N/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Cvss Base Score 4.3 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 8.6 Authentication None Required
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A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

- Ubuntu 19.04 - Ubuntu 18.04 LTS - Ubuntu 16.04 LTS


Several security issues were fixed in redmine.

Software Description: - redmine: flexible project management web application


It was discovered that Redmine incorrectly handle certain inputs that could cause textile formatting errors. An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a XSS attack. (CVE-2019-17427)

It was discovered that an SQL injection could allow users to access protected information via a crafted object query. (CVE-2019-18890)

Update instructions:

The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 19.04:
redmine 4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1
redmine-mysql 4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1
redmine-pgsql 4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1
redmine-sqlite 4.0.1-2ubuntu0.1

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS:
redmine 3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1
redmine-mysql 3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1
redmine-pgsql 3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1
redmine-sqlite 3.4.4-1ubuntu0.1

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS:
redmine 3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2
redmine-mysql 3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2
redmine-pgsql 3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2
redmine-sqlite 3.2.1-2ubuntu0.2

In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.

CVE-2019-17427, CVE-2019-18890

Package Information:

Original Source

Url : http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-4200-1

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
50 % CWE-89 Improper Sanitization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection') (CWE/SANS Top 25)
50 % CWE-79 Failure to Preserve Web Page Structure ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 77
Os 1

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Date Informations
2019-11-26 05:19:24
  • First insertion