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CVE-2007-5596 Detail

Current Description

The core Upload module in Drupal 4.7.x before 4.7.8 and 5.x before 5.3 places the .html extension on a whitelist, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks by uploading .html files.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://drupal.org/node/184320 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26119 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3546 Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/37274 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2007-October/msg00328.html Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting') (CWE-79)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.7.0
Up to (excluding)
4.7.8
 cpe:2.3:a:drupal:drupal:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.0
Up to (excluding)
5.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5596
NVD Published Date:
10/19/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/26/2018