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Vulnerability of Python Markdown: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Python Markdown, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Vulnerable systems: Fedora.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 18/02/2019.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2018-5773, FEDORA-2019-095c760511, VIGILANCE-VUL-28526.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of Python Markdown, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This computer weakness impacts software or systems such as Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity threat.

Solutions for this threat 

Fedora 29: new python-markdown2 packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 29: python-markdown2 2.3.7-1.fc29
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