Debian Security Advisory
DLA-550-1 drupal7 -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 15 Jul 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-6211.
- More information:
It was discovered that there was a vulnerability existed in the user module in drupal7, a content management framework.
If some specific contributed or custom code triggers a rebuild of the user profile form, a registered user can be granted all user roles on the site. This would typically result in the user gaining administrative access.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, this issue has been fixed in drupal7 version 7.14-2+deb7u14.
We recommend that you upgrade your drupal7 packages.