|Category:||Ubuntu Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Ubuntu USN-996-1 (mako)|
|Summary:||Ubuntu USN-996-1 (mako)|
|Description:||The remote host is missing an update to mako|
announced via advisory USN-996-1.
It was discovered that Mako incorrectly filtered single-quote characters
when performing html filtering. An attacker could utilize this to perform
cross-site scripting attacks.
The problem can be corrected by upgrading your system to the
following package versions:
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
Risk factor : Medium
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-2480|
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2010:014 (Google Search)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2010 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
|This is only one of 47569 vulnerability tests in our test suite. Find out more about running a complete security audit.|
To run a free test of this vulnerability against your system, register below.