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moinmoin -- Multiple vulnerabilities

Affected packages
moinmoin < 1.9.6


VuXML ID a264b1b0-5726-11e2-9483-14dae938ec40
Discovery 2012-12-29
Entry 2013-01-05
Modified 2013-01-06

MoinMoin developers report the following vulnerabilities as fixed in version 1.9.6:

CVE entries at MITRE furher clarify:

Multiple unrestricted file upload vulnerabilities in the (1) twikidraw (action/ and (2) anywikidraw (action/ actions in MoinMoin before 1.9.6 allow remote authenticated users with write permissions to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with an executable extension, then accessing it via a direct request to the file in an unspecified directory, as exploited in the wild in July 2012.

Directory traversal vulnerability in the _do_attachment_move function in the AttachFile action (action/ in MoinMoin 1.9.3 through 1.9.5 allows remote attackers to overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in a file name.

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the rsslink function in theme/ in MoinMoin 1.9.5 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the page name in a rss link.


CVE Name CVE-2012-6080
CVE Name CVE-2012-6081
CVE Name CVE-2012-6082