Fedora 10 : python-markdown2-1.0.1.15-1.fc10 (2009-10377)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update from 1.0.1.11 to 1.0.1.15, which fixes some issues, including
these two security-related bugs: - [Issue 30] Fix a possible XSS via
JavaScript injection in a carefully crafted image reference (usage of
double-quotes in the URL). - [Issue 29] Fix security hole in the
md5-hashing scheme for handling HTML chunks during processing. See
http://code.google.com/p/python-
markdown2/source/browse/trunk/CHANGES.txt for the full changelog.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://code.google.com/p/python-
http://www.nessus.org/u?d8f822cb

Solution :

Update the affected python-markdown2 package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42268 (fedora_2009-10377.nasl)

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