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Gentoo: 201210-02 MoinMoin: Multiple vulnerabilities Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Gentoo Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in MoinMoin, the worst of which allowing for injection of arbitrary web script or HTML.
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201210-02
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: MoinMoin: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: October 18, 2012
     Bugs: #305663, #339295
       ID: 201210-02

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in MoinMoin, the worst of
which allowing for injection of arbitrary web script or HTML.

Background
==========

MoinMoin is a Python WikiEngine.

Affected packages
=================

    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  www-apps/moinmoin            < 1.9.4                    >= 1.9.4

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MoinMoin. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

These vulnerabilities in MoinMoin allow remote users to inject
arbitrary web script or HTML, to obtain sensitive information and to
bypass the textcha protection mechanism. There are several other
unknown impacts and attack vectors.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All MoinMoin users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/moinmoin-1.9.4"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2010-0668
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-0668
[ 2 ] CVE-2010-0669
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-0669
[ 3 ] CVE-2010-0717
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-0717
[ 4 ] CVE-2010-0828
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-0828
[ 5 ] CVE-2010-1238
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-1238
[ 6 ] CVE-2010-2487
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-2487
[ 7 ] CVE-2010-2969
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-2969
[ 8 ] CVE-2010-2970
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-2970
[ 9 ] CVE-2011-1058
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1058

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201210-02.xml

Concerns?
=========

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License

Copyright 2012 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5
 
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