Debian Security Advisory

DLA-3225-1 awstats -- LTS security update

Date Reported:
05 Dec 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1025410.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-46391.
More information:

AWStats, a powerful and featureful web server log analyzer, allowed XSS in the hostinfo plugin due to printing a response from Net::XWhois without proper checks.

For Debian 10 buster, this problem has been fixed in version 7.6+dfsg-2+deb10u2.

We recommend that you upgrade your awstats packages.

For the detailed security status of awstats please refer to its security tracker page at:

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