GLSA-200606-29 : Tikiwiki: SQL injection and multiple XSS vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200606-29
(Tikiwiki: SQL injection and multiple XSS vulnerabilities)

Tikiwiki fails to properly sanitize user input before processing it,
including in SQL statements.

Impact :

An attacker could execute arbitrary SQL statements on the underlying
database, or inject arbitrary scripts into the context of a user's

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Tikiwiki users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/tikiwiki-1.9.4'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21775 (gentoo_GLSA-200606-29.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3047