Fedora 17 : php-geshi-1.0.8.11-3.fc17 (2013-5440)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Update to 1.0.8.11 :

- Fix for CVE-2012-3521 : Remote directory traversal and
information disclosure (local file inclusion) in the
contrib module.

- Fix for CVE-2012-3522 : Non-persistent XSS in langwiz
contrib script.

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 :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=850425
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=850495
http://www.nessus.org/u?63bb9f90

Solution :

Update the affected php-geshi package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66399 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3521
CVE-2012-3522

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