Debian Security Advisory

DLA-717-1 moin -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
22 Nov 2016
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 844338, Bug 844340.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-7146, CVE-2016-9119.
More information:

Several cross-site scripting vulnerabilities were discovered in moin, a Python clone of WikiWiki. A remote attacker can conduct cross-site scripting attacks via the GUI editor's attachment dialogue (CVE-2016-7146) and the GUI editor's link dialogue (CVE-2016-9119).

For Debian 7 Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.4-8+deb7u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your moin packages.

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