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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
Description Last Modified:  02/04/2008

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 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/

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2008-February/000096.html
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=559308&group_id=103
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077
http://wiki.rpath.com/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0056
http://www.mandriva.com/en/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:061
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0307.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488236/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27630
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-586-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0422
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0542
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=431526
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2207
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00452.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0564
NVD Published Date:
02/04/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/17/2011