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Security Advisory Updated webalizer packages available

Advisory: RHSA-2001:141-05
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: N/A
Issued on: 2001-10-24
Last updated on: 2001-10-30
Affected Products: Powertools 7.0
Powertools 7.1
CVEs ( CVE-2001-0835


Updated webalizer packages are available which fix a security problem and
some minor bugs.

A bug in versions of webalizer prior to 2.01_09 allowed users to embed
malicious HTML tags in reports generated by webalizer.


Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

To update all RPMs for your particular architecture, run:

rpm -Fvh [filenames]

where [filenames] is a list of the RPMs you wish to upgrade. Only those
RPMs which are currently installed will be updated. Those RPMs which are
not installed but included in the list will not be updated. Note that you
can also use wildcards (*.rpm) if your current directory *only* contains
the desired RPMs.

Please note that this update is also available via Red Hat Network. Many
people find this an easier way to apply updates. To use Red Hat Network,
launch the Red Hat Update Agent with the following command:


This will start an interactive process that will result in the appropriate
RPMs being upgraded on your system.

Updated packages

Powertools 7.0

Missing file
    MD5: cc314c77a809e812f2006ad8a80846b6
Missing file
    MD5: ae4e02676eeba9f14b316fb24072d48e
Missing file
    MD5: e29636af79adc391a49907a68bb45228
Powertools 7.1

Missing file
    MD5: eb327fff942041a315d5721725bc0f6a
Missing file
    MD5: 0721814e29303bfac6602433fae39ebb
Missing file
    MD5: 0d77b8f5ce3e1c04fa6c217204598232



cross-site, html, malicious, scripting, security, update, webalizer

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