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[DSA541] DSA-541-1 icecast-server Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Markus Wörle discovered a cross site scripting problem in
status-display (list.cgi) of the icecast internal webserver, an MPEG
layer III streaming server. The UserAgent variable is not properly
html_escaped so that a possible hacker could cause the client to execute
arbitrary Java script commands.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your icecast-server package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-541
Threat Level: High
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