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Debian: DSA-2651-1: smokeping security update

Date 20 Mar 2013
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Posted By LinuxSecurity 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.
https://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
March 20, 2013                         https://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: https://www.debian.org/security/

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