Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mailman (MDVSA-2011:036)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 52160
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in mailman :
Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Cgi/confirm.py in GNU Mailman 2.1.14 and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) full name or (2) username field in a confirmation message (CVE-2011-0707).
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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected mailman package.