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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.870645
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Update for mailman RHSA-2011:0308-01
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'mailman'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'mailman'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Mailman is a program used to help manage email discussion lists.

Multiple input sanitization flaws were found in the way Mailman displayed
usernames of subscribed users on certain pages. If a user who is subscribed
to a mailing list were able to trick a victim into visiting one of those
pages, they could perform a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against the
victim. (CVE-2011-0707)

Multiple input sanitization flaws were found in the way Mailman displayed
mailing list information. A mailing list administrator could use this flaw
to conduct a cross-site scripting (XSS) attack against victims viewing a
list'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 contains
backported patches to correct these issues.

Affected Software/OS:
mailman on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Solution:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:
4.3

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-3089
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Mar/msg00006.html
Debian Security Information: DSA-2170 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2170
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-December/052312.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2010-December/052297.html
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2010-September/000150.html
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2010-September/000151.html
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128438736513097&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128440851513718&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128441135117819&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128441237618793&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=128441369020123&w=2
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0307.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0308.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/41265
http://secunia.com/advisories/42502
http://secunia.com/advisories/43294
http://secunia.com/advisories/43425
http://secunia.com/advisories/43549
http://secunia.com/advisories/43580
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2011:009 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-05/msg00005.html
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2011:0424 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-05/msg00000.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1069-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/3271
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0436
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0460
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0542
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-0707
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2011//Oct/msg00003.html
BugTraq ID: 46464
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/46464
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/056399.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/056387.html
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-March/056363.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:036
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2011-February/000157.html
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2011-February/000158.html
http://osvdb.org/70936
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025106
http://secunia.com/advisories/43389
http://secunia.com/advisories/43829
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0435
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0487
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0720
XForce ISS Database: mailman-fullname-xss(65538)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/65538
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