Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2012-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
It was discovered that MoinMoin did not properly sanitize its input
when processing AnyWikiDraw and TWikiDraw actions. A remote attacker
with write access could exploit this to overwrite arbitrary files and
execute arbitrary code with the priviliges of the web server (user
It was discovered that MoinMoin also did not properly sanitize its
input when processing the AttachFile action. A remote attacker could
exploit this to overwrite files via directory traversal.
Update the affected python-moinmoin package.
Risk factor :