Debian: DSA-2651-1: smokeping security update

    Date20 Mar 2013
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    A cross-site scripting vulnerability was discovered in smokeping, a latency logging and graphing system. Input passed to the "displaymode" parameter was not properly sanitized. An attacker could use this flaw to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2651-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    March 20, 2013                         http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : smokeping
    Vulnerability  : cross-site scripting vulnerability
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2012-0790
    Debian Bug     : 659899
    
    A cross-site scripting vulnerability was discovered in smokeping, a
    latency logging and graphing system. Input passed to the "displaymode"
    parameter was not properly sanitized. An attacker could use this flaw to
    execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in
    the context of an affected site.
     
    For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.3.6-5+squeeze1.
    
    For the testing distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.6.7-1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.6.7-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your smokeping packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: http://www.debian.org/security/
    
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