CVE-2018-5950

NameCVE-2018-5950
DescriptionCross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the web UI in Mailman before 2.1.26 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a user-options URL.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDLA-1272-1, DSA-4108-1
NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs888201

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
mailman (PTS)stretch1:2.1.23-1+deb9u5fixed
stretch (security)1:2.1.23-1+deb9u6fixed
buster, buster (security)1:2.1.29-1+deb10u1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
mailmansourcewheezy1:2.1.15-1+deb7u3DLA-1272-1
mailmansourcejessie1:2.1.18-2+deb8u2DSA-4108-1
mailmansourcestretch1:2.1.23-1+deb9u2DSA-4108-1
mailmansource(unstable)1:2.1.26-1888201

Notes

https://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-users/2018-February/083011.html
Patch: https://launchpadlibrarian.net/355686141/options.patch
https://bugs.launchpad.net/mailman/+bug/1747209

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