USN-996-1: Mako vulnerability
29 September 2010
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
It was discovered that Mako incorrectly filtered single-quote characters when performing html filtering. An attacker could utilize this to perform cross-site scripting attacks.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.