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    Debian LTS: DLA-2511-1: highlight.js security update

    Date 30 Dec 2020
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    An issue has been found in highlight.js, a JavaScript library for syntax highlighting. If a website or application renders user provided data it might be affected by a Prototype Pollution. This might result in strange
    
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    Debian LTS Advisory DLA-2511-1                This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/lts/security/                    Thorsten Alteholz
    December 30, 2020                             https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
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    Package        : highlight.js
    Version        : 8.2+ds-5+deb9u1
    CVE ID         : CVE-2020-26237
    
    
    An issue has been found in highlight.js, a JavaScript library for syntax 
    highlighting. If a website or application renders user provided data it 
    might be affected by a Prototype Pollution. This might result in strange 
    behavior or crashes of applications that do not correctly handle unknown 
    properties.
    
    
    For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version
    8.2+ds-5+deb9u1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your highlight.js packages.
    
    For the detailed security status of highlight.js please refer to
    its security tracker page at:
    https://security-tracker.debian.org/tracker/highlight.js
    
    Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
    
    

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