[SECURITY] [DLA 1767-1] monit security update

ID DEBIAN:DLA-1767-1:408F3
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2019-04-26T21:40:33


Package : monit Version : 1:5.9-1+deb8u2 CVE ID : CVE-2019-11454 CVE-2019-11455

Zack Flack found several issues in monit, a utility for monitoring and managing daemons or similar programs.

CVE-2019-11454 An XSS vulnerabilitty has been reported that could be prevented by HTML escaping the log file content when viewed via Monit GUI.

CVE-2019-11455 A buffer overrun vulnerability has been reported in URL decoding.

For Debian 8 "Jessie", these problems have been fixed in version 1:5.9-1+deb8u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your monit packages.

Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS