Debian Security Advisory
DSA-1528-1 serendipity -- insufficient input sanitising
- Date Reported:
- 24 Mar 2008
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 469667.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2007-6205, CVE-2008-0124, CVE-2008-1476.
- More information:
Peter Hüwe and Hanno Böck discovered that Serendipity, a weblog manager, did not properly sanitise input to several scripts which allowed cross site scripting.
The old stable distribution (sarge) does not contain a serendipity package.
For the stable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.0.4-1+etch1.
For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.3-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your serendipity package.
- Fixed in:
Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 (etch)
- Architecture-independent component:
MD5 checksums of the listed files are available in the original advisory.