Ubuntu 5.10 / 6.06 LTS / 6.10 : moin, moin1.3 vulnerability (USN-421-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

A flaw was discovered in MoinMoin's page name sanitizer which could
lead to a cross-site scripting attack. By tricking a user into viewing
a crafted MoinMoin page, an attacker could execute arbitrary
JavaScript as the current MoinMoin user, possibly exposing the user's
authentication information for the domain where MoinMoin was hosted.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28013 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0857