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Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201612-12
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Severity: Low
Date    : 2016-12-12
CVE-ID  : CVE-2016-9909 CVE-2016-9910
Package : python2-html5lib
Type    : cross-site scripting
Remote  : Yes
Link    : https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/CVE

Summary
======
The package python2-html5lib before version 0.999999999-1 is vulnerable
to cross-site scripting.

Resolution
=========
Upgrade to 0.999999999-1.

# pacman -Syu "python2-html5lib>=0.999999999-1"

The problems have been fixed upstream in version 0.999999999.

Workaround
=========
None.

Description
==========
- CVE-2016-9909 (cross-site scripting)

A potential cross site scripting vulnerability was found in python-
html5lib due to unquoted attributes that need escaping in legacy
browsers.

- CVE-2016-9910 (cross-site scripting)

A potential cross site scripting vulnerability was found in python-
html5lib due to unquoted attributes that need escaping in legacy
browsers.

Impact
=====
A remote attacker is able to execute arbitrary javascript in certain
legacy browsers.

References
=========
https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/06/5
https://github.com/html5lib/html5lib-python/issues/11
https://github.com/html5lib/html5lib-python/issues/12
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9909
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9910

ArchLinux: 201612-12: python2-html5lib: cross-site scripting

December 14, 2016

Summary

- CVE-2016-9909 (cross-site scripting) A potential cross site scripting vulnerability was found in python- html5lib due to unquoted attributes that need escaping in legacy browsers.
- CVE-2016-9910 (cross-site scripting)
A potential cross site scripting vulnerability was found in python- html5lib due to unquoted attributes that need escaping in legacy browsers.

Resolution

Upgrade to 0.999999999-1. # pacman -Syu "python2-html5lib>=0.999999999-1"
The problems have been fixed upstream in version 0.999999999.

References

https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/12/06/5 https://github.com/html5lib/html5lib-python/issues/11 https://github.com/html5lib/html5lib-python/issues/12 https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9909 https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9910

Severity
Package : python2-html5lib
Type : cross-site scripting
Remote : Yes
Link : https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/CVE

Workaround

None.

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