FreeBSD : devel/ipython -- multiple vulnerabilities (290351c9-6f5c-11e5-a2a1-002590263bf5)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Matthias Bussonnier reports :

Summary: Local folder name was used in HTML templates without
escaping, allowing XSS in said pages by carefully crafting folder name
and URL to access it.

URI with issues :

- GET /tree/**

Benjamin RK reports :

Vulnerability: A maliciously forged file opened for editing can
execute JavaScript, specifically by being redirected to /files/ due to
a failure to treat the file as plain text.

URI with issues :

- GET /edit/**

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86335 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6938

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