FreeBSD : moinmoin -- multiple XSS vulnerabilities (6a523dba-eeab-11dd-ab4f-0030843d3802)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Secunia reports :

Input passed to multiple parameters in action/AttachFile.py is not
properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be
exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's
browser session in the context of an affected site.

Certain input passed to security/antispam.py is not properly sanitised
before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute
arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in the
context of an affected site.

See also :

http://hg.moinmo.in/moin/1.8/file/c76d50dac855
http://hg.moinmo.in/moin/1.8/rev/89b91bf87dad
http://moinmo.in/SecurityFixes#moin1.8.1
http://www.nessus.org/u?37d88247

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35563 (freebsd_pkg_6a523dbaeeab11ddab4f0030843d3802.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0260
CVE-2009-0312

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