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Debian: Security update for Mono

Marcus Meissner discovered that the web server included in Mono performed insufficient sanitising of requests, resulting in cross-site scripting. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2512-1                   security@debian.org
http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
July 12, 2012                          http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : mono
Vulnerability  : missing input sanitising
Problem type   : remote
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2012-3382

Marcus Meissner discovered that the web server included in Mono performed
insufficient sanitising of requests, resulting in cross-site scripting.

For the stable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.6.7-5.1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 2.10.8.1-5.

We recommend that you upgrade your mono packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org
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