FreeBSD : moinmoin -- XSS via RST parser (4a8a98ab-f745-11e1-8bd8-0022156e8794)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

MITRE CVE team reports :

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the reStructuredText (rst)
parser in parser/ in MoinMoin before 1.9.4, when docutils
is installed or when 'format rst' is set, allows remote attackers to
inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a javascript: URL in the
refuri attribute.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61780 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46476

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1058

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