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CVE-2008-0564 Detail


Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Mailman before 2.1.10b1 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors related to (1) editing templates and (2) the list's "info attribute" in the web administrator interface, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-3636.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/04/2008

Quick Info

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
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(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
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Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (03/07/2008)

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here:

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-03-29-1 External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:017 External Source MLIST [Mailman-Announce] 20080203 Mailman 2.1.10b3 Released (was: Re: Mailman 2.1.10b1 Released) External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:061 External Source REDHAT RHSA-2011:0307 External Source BUGTRAQ 20080215 rPSA-2008-0056-1 mailman External Source BID 27630 External Source UBUNTU USN-586-1 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0422 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0542 External Source CONFIRM External Source CONFIRM External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1334

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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