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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200805-09
(MoinMoin: Privilege escalation)
It has been reported that the user form processing in the file
userform.py does not properly manage users when using Access Control
Lists or a non-empty superusers list.
A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain superuser
privileges on the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All MoinMoin users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/moinmoin-1.6.3'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32300 (gentoo_GLSA-200805-09.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-1937
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