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RHSA-2011:0308: mailman security update

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RHSA-2011:0308: mailman security update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
02/22/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/16/2011
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Mailman is a program used to help manage email discussion lists.Multiple input sanitization flaws were found in the way Mailman displayedusernames of subscribed users on certain pages. If a user who is subscribedto a mailing list were able to trick a victim into visiting one of thosepages, they could perform a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against thevictim. (CVE-2011-0707)Multiple input sanitization flaws were found in the way Mailman displayedmailing list information. A mailing list administrator could use this flawto conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against victims viewing alist's "listinfo" page. (CVE-2010-3089)Red Hat would like to thank Mark Sapiro for reporting these issues.Users of mailman should upgrade to this updated package, which containsbackported patches to correct these issues.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-mailman
  • redhat-upgrade-mailman-debuginfo

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