Debian Security Advisory DSA 1553-1 (ikiwiki)

Published: 2008-04-21 18:40:14
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%201553-1

Technical Details:
It has been discovered that ikiwiki, a Wiki implementation, does not guard password and content changes against cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks. For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.33.5. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 2.42. We recommend that you upgrade your ikiwiki Linux Distribution Package.

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update to ikiwiki announced via advisory DSA 1553-1.

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-2008-0165

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3

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