FreeBSD : pyblosxom -- atom flavor multiple XML injection vulnerabilities (b07f3254-f83a-11dd-85a4-ea653f0746ab)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Security Focus reports :

PyBlosxom is prone to multiple XML-injection vulnerabilities because
the application fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input before
using it in dynamically generated content.

Attacker-supplied XML and script code would run in the context of the
affected browser, potentially allowing the attacker to steal
cookie-based authentication credentials or to control how the site is
rendered to the user. Other attacks are also possible.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56400 ()

Bugtraq ID: 33676


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