Fedora 14 : cgit-0.9.0.2-2.fc14 (2011-9588)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a potential XSS vulnerability. A malicious user
would need push access to the git server in order to exploit this
issue. Refer to the cgit mailing list for :

Numerous minor bugs are also fixed. For details, refer to the upstream
release announcements for 0.9.0.1 and 0.9.0.2.

http://hjemli.net/pipermail/cgit/2011-July/000276.html
http://hjemli.net/pipermail/cgit/2011-June/000183.html
http://hjemli.net/pipermail/cgit/2011-July/000273.html

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://hjemli.net/pipermail/cgit/2011-July/000273.html
http://hjemli.net/pipermail/cgit/2011-July/000276.html
http://hjemli.net/pipermail/cgit/2011-June/000183.html
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=725042
http://www.nessus.org/u?4ab3150d

Solution :

Update the affected cgit package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 55875 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2711

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