Debian Security Advisory DSA 1523-1 (ikiwiki)

Published: 2008-03-19 19:30:32
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Recommendations:
https://secure1.securityspace.com/smysecure/catid.html?in=DSA%201523-1

Technical Details:
Josh Triplett discovered that ikiwiki did not block Javascript in URLs, leading to cross-site scripting vulnerabilities (CVE-2008-0808, CVE-2008-0809). For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.33.4. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.31.1. The old stable distribution (sarge) did not contain an ikiwiki Linux Distribution Package. We recommend that you upgrade your ikiwiki Linux Distribution Package.

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to ikiwiki announced via advisory DSA 1523-1.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2008-0808
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2008-0809

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3

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