Transmission vulnerability

2012-09-26T00:00:00
ID USN-1584-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2012-09-26T00:00:00

Description

Justin C. Klein Keane discovered that the Transmission web client incorrectly escaped certain strings. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted torrent file, an attacker could possibly exploit this to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.