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CVE-2008-0564 Detail

Description

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

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0564
Original release date:
02/04/2008
Last revised:
03/17/2011
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
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: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=431526 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: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-03-29-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:017
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2008-February/000096.html External Source MLIST [Mailman-Announce] 20080203 Mailman 2.1.10b3 Released (was: Re: Mailman 2.1.10b1 Released)
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=559308&group_id=103 External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=559308&group_id=103
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077 External Source CONFIRM http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0056 External Source CONFIRM http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0056
http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:061 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:061
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0307.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2011:0307
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488236/100/0/threaded External Source BUGTRAQ 20080215 rPSA-2008-0056-1 mailman
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27630 External Source BID 27630
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-586-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-586-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0422 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-0422
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0542 External Source VUPEN ADV-2011-0542
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431526 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431526
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2207 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2207
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00452.html External Source FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1334

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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