Fedora 13 : viewvc-1.1.4-1.fc13 (2010-4239)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to upstream version 1.1.4, fixing one XSS flaw and several
bugs: *
http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/viewvc/trunk/CHANGES?revision=2
341 * security fix: escape user-provided query form input to avoid XSS
attack * fix standalone.py failure (when per-root options aren't used)
(issue #445) * fix annotate failure caused by ignored svn_config_dir
(issue #447)

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://www.nessus.org/u?e17746fd
http://www.nessus.org/u?50763416

Solution :

Update the affected viewvc package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 47342 (fedora_2010-4239.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 38650

CVE ID:

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