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CVE-2008-0005 Detail

Description

mod_proxy_ftp in Apache 2.2.x before 2.2.7-dev, 2.0.x before 2.0.62-dev, and 1.3.x before 1.3.40-dev does not define a charset, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks using UTF-7 encoding.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/11/2008

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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.8 and 2.0.63: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00004.html
http://lists.vmware.com/pipermail/security-announce/2009/000062.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=124654546101607&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=125631037611762&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=130497311408250&w=2
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200803-19.xml
http://securityreason.com/achievement_securityalert/49
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3526
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-032.htm
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:014
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:015
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:016
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0004.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0005.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0006.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0007.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0008.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0009.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/486167/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/505990/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27234
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019185
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-575-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1875/references
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39615
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10812
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00541.html
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00562.html

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10812
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10812

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0005
NVD Published Date:
01/11/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018