Fedora 10 : viewvc-1.0.9-1.fc10 (2009-8501)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40581
SynopsisThe remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
DescriptionCHANGES in 1.0.9: - security fix: validate the 'view' parameter to avoid XSS attack - security fix: avoid printing illegal parameter names and values Also includes: Patch by Patrick Monnerat to make allow_tar work on F-10.
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SolutionUpdate the affected viewvc package.