Scientific Linux Security Update : htdig on SL5.x, SL4.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A cross-site scripting flaw was discovered in a htdig search page. An
attacker could construct a carefully crafted URL, which once visited
by an unsuspecting user, could cause a user's Web browser to execute
malicious script in the context of the visited htdig search Web page.
(CVE-2007-6110)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5f8e9abc

Solution :

Update the affected htdig and / or htdig-web packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60319 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6110