Debian Security Advisory

DLA-2446-1 moin -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
10 Nov 2020
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2020-15275, CVE-2020-25074.
More information:

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in moin, a Python clone of WikiWiki.

  • CVE-2020-15275

    Catarina Leite discovered that moin is prone to a stored XSS vulnerability via SVG attachments.

  • CVE-2020-25074

    Michael Chapman discovered that moin is prone to a remote code execution vulnerability via the cache action.

    For Debian 9 stretch, these problems have been fixed in version 1.9.9-1+deb9u2.

    We recommend that you upgrade your moin packages.

    For the detailed security status of moin please refer to its security tracker page at:

    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: