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[GLSA-200412-23] Zwiki: XSS vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Zwiki: XSS vulnerability
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200412-23
(Zwiki: XSS vulnerability)
Due to improper input validation, Zwiki can be exploited to
perform cross-site scripting attacks.
By enticing a user to read a specially-crafted wiki entry, an
attacker can execute arbitrary script code running in the context of
the victim's browser.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Zwiki users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-zope/zwiki-0.36.2-r1"
Threat Level: Low
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