Debian Security Advisory
DSA-1692-1 php-xajax -- insufficient input sanitising
- Date Reported:
- 27 Dec 2008
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2007-2739.
- More information:
It was discovered that php-xajax, a library to develop Ajax applications, did not sufficiently sanitise URLs, which allows attackers to perform cross-site scripting attacks by using malicious URLs.
For the stable distribution (etch) this problem has been fixed in version 0.2.4-2+etch1.
For the testing (lenny) and unstable (sid) distributions this problem has been fixed in version 0.2.5-1.
We recommend that you upgrade your php-xajax package.
- Fixed in:
Debian GNU/Linux 4.0 (etch)
- Architecture-independent component:
MD5 checksums of the listed files are available in the original advisory.