DescriptionCross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the file browser in notebook/ in IPython Notebook before 3.2.2 and Jupyter Notebook 4.0.x before 4.0.5 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a folder name. NOTE: this was originally reported as a cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability, but this may be inaccurate.
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NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs798886

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
ipython (PTS)stretch5.1.0-3fixed
bullseye, sid7.16.1-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
ipythonsourcesqueeze(not affected)


[jessie] - ipython <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[wheezy] - ipython <no-dsa> (Minor issue)
[squeeze] - ipython <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
Affected versions: 0.12 <= x <= 4.0

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