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Debian: DSA-2158-1: cgiirc security update

Date 09 Feb 2011
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Michael Brooks (Sitewatch) discovered a reflective XSS flaw in cgiirc, a web based IRC client, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary javascript.
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2158-1                  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                               Steve Kemp
February 9, 2011                      https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : cgiirc
Vulnerability  : cross-site scripting
Problem type   : local
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2011-0050

Michael Brooks (Sitewatch) discovered a reflective XSS flaw in
cgiirc, a web based IRC client, which could lead to the execution
of arbitrary javascript.

For the old-stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in
version 0.5.9-3lenny1.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), and unstable distribution (sid),
this problem will be fixed shortly.

We recommend that you upgrade your cgiirc packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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