Hash: SHA1

             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                  ESB-2008.0175 -- [Win][Linux][Solaris]
               Lyris ListManager - Multiple Vulnerabilities
                             20 February 2008


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              Lyris List Manager
Publisher:            Symantec
Operating System:     Windows
                      Linux variants
Impact:               Increased Privileges
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2007-6319

Original Bulletin:    http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/488343

- --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT--------------------

Hash: SHA1

Symantec Vulnerability Research                                   
Security Advisory
Advisory ID: SYMSA-2008-001
Advisory Title: Lyris ListManager - Multiple Vulnerabilities
Author: Tyler Shields tyler_shields@symantec.com
Release Date: Wednesday, January 21, 2008
Application: Lyris List Manager
Platform: Web Interface
Severity: Remotely Exploitable
Vendor status: Vendor has corrected products and is ok with public release 
CVE Number: CVE-2007-6319
Reference: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26792
"Lyris ListManager is the world's most popular software for creating,
sending, and tracking highly effective email campaigns, newsletters,
and discussion groups. From our new Template and Content Builder to
our Image Library and new HTML editor, ListManager is the smarter,
faster, easier way to manage all the aspects of your email marketing
1. A user who is subscribed to any list on the ListManager system may
modify client side information sent to the server related to their 
account, effectively elevating their privileges to list administrator. 
2. A user who is subscribed to any list may gain access to arbitrary 
mailing lists by modifying client side information sent to the server. 
Accessing a preexisting mailing list on the ListManager system causes 
the active user to be added as a member or administrator to that list.
3. Once administrative access is granted, a vulnerability in the
ListManager administrative interface allows an attacker
to create new accounts that collide with existing accounts. This
collision will result in overwriting data in the original account 
with the data from the new account.
Vendor Response:
Vendor has acknowledged and corrected the issue in several versions 
of the product.  

New versions of each major revision (8.95d, 9.2c and 9.3b), are available 
at http://www.lyris.com/support/listmanager/archives.html. Affected 
clients can download a new version and install it over the previous 

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) Information:
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) project has assigned 
the following names to these issues.  These are candidates for 
inclusion in the CVE list (http://cve.mitre.org), which standardizes 
names for security problems.

- - -------Symantec Vulnerability Research Advisory Information-------
For questions about this advisory, or to report an error:
For details on Symantec's Vulnerability Reporting Policy: 
Symantec Vulnerability Research Advisory Archive: 
Symantec Vulnerability Research GPG Key:
- - -------------Symantec Product Advisory Information-------------
To Report a Security Vulnerability in a Symantec Product:
For general information on Symantec's Product Vulnerability 
reporting and response:
Symantec Product Advisory Archive: 
Symantec Product Advisory PGP Key:
- - ---------------------------------------------------------------
Copyright (c) 2007 by Symantec Corp.
Permission to redistribute this alert electronically is granted 
as long as it is not edited in any way unless authorized by 
Symantec Consulting Services. Reprinting the whole or part of 
this alert in any medium other than electronically requires 
permission from cs_advisories@symantec.com.
The information in the advisory is believed to be accurate at the 
time of publishing based on currently available information. Use 
of the information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS 
condition. There are no warranties with regard to this information. 
Neither the author nor the publisher accepts any liability for any 
direct, indirect, or consequential loss or damage arising from use 
of, or reliance on, this information.
Symantec, Symantec products, and Symantec Consulting Services are 
registered trademarks of Symantec Corp. and/or affiliated companies 
in the United States and other countries. All other registered and 
unregistered trademarks represented in this document are the sole 
property of their respective companies/owners.
Version: GnuPG v1.4.6 (GNU/Linux)


- --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT--------------------

You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's
registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is
maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue
receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If
you do not know who that is, please send an email to auscert@auscert.org.au
and we will forward your request to the appropriate person.

NOTE: Third Party Rights
This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members.  As
AusCERT did not write the document quoted above, AusCERT has had no control
over its content. The decision to follow or act on information or advice
contained in this security bulletin is the responsibility of each user or
organisation, and should be considered in accordance with your organisation's
site policies and procedures. AusCERT takes no responsibility for consequences
which may arise from following or acting on information or advice contained in
this security bulletin.

NOTE: This is only the original release of the security bulletin.  It may
not be updated when updates to the original are made.  If downloading at
a later date, it is recommended that the bulletin is retrieved directly
from the author's website to ensure that the information is still current.

Contact information for the authors of the original document is included
in the Security Bulletin above.  If you have any questions or need further
information, please contact them directly.

Previous advisories and external security bulletins can be retrieved from:


If you believe that your computer system has been compromised or attacked in 
any way, we encourage you to let us know by completing the secure National IT 
Incident Reporting Form at:


Australian Computer Emergency Response Team
The University of Queensland
Qld 4072

Internet Email: auscert@auscert.org.au
Facsimile:      (07) 3365 7031
Telephone:      (07) 3365 4417 (International: +61 7 3365 4417)
                AusCERT personnel answer during Queensland business hours
                which are GMT+10:00 (AEST).
                On call after hours for member emergencies only.

Comment: http://www.auscert.org.au/render.html?it=1967