MoinMoin: Multiple vulnerabilities — GLSA 201309-14

Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in MoinMoin, the worst of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.

Affected Packages

www-apps/moinmoin on all architectures
Affected versions < 1.9.6
Unaffected versions >= 1.9.6

Background

MoinMoin is a Python WikiEngine.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MoinMoin. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, overwrite arbitrary files, or conduct Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All MoinMoin users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/moinmoin-1.9.6"
 

References

Release Date
September 24, 2013

Latest Revision
September 24, 2013: 1

Severity
high

Exploitable
remote

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