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CVE-2006-6483 Detail

Current Description

Adobe ColdFusion MX 7.x before 7.0.2 does not properly filter HTML tags when protecting against cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks, which allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a NULL byte (%00) in certain HTML tags, as demonstrated using "%00script" in a tag.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/12/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.6 LOW
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

Evaluator Impact

Successful exploitation requires that the target uses Microsoft Internet Explorer.

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/2021
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017361 Vendor Advisory
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb07-06.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/454046/100/0/threaded Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21532
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4949
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30841

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6483
NVD Published Date:
12/12/2006
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017