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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-6893: Security patch for mailman (ALAS-2018-985)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2016-6893: Security patch for mailman (ALAS-2018-985)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/02/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/06/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

Cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability in the user options page in GNU Mailman 2.1.x before 2.1.23 allows remote attackers to hijack the authentication of arbitrary users for requests that modify an option, as demonstrated by gaining access to the credentials of a victim's account.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mailman

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mailman

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