USN-1584-1: Transmission vulnerability
26 September 2012
Transmission could be made to expose sensitive information over the network.
- transmission - lightweight BitTorrent client
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.