FreeBSD : mailman -- script insertion vulnerability (f47f2746-12c5-11dd-bab7-0016179b2dd5)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Secunia reports :

A vulnerability has been reported in Mailman, which can be exploited
by malicious users to conduct script insertion attacks.

Certain input when editing the list templates and the list info
attribute is not properly sanitised before being stored. This can be
exploited to insert arbitrary HTML and script code, which is executed
in a user's browser session in context of an affected site when the
malicious website is accessed.

See also :

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-586-1
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=593924
http://www.nessus.org/u?ee986593

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 32071 (freebsd_pkg_f47f274612c511ddbab70016179b2dd5.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27630

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0564

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