Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3490-1 websvn -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 23 Feb 2016
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2016-2511.
- More information:
Jakub Palaczynski discovered that websvn, a web viewer for Subversion repositories, does not correctly sanitize user-supplied input, which allows a remote user to run reflected cross-site scripting attacks.
For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 2.3.3-1.1+deb7u2.
For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 2.3.3-1.2+deb8u1.
We recommend that you upgrade your websvn packages.