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CVE-2008-0851 Detail

Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Dokeos 1.8.4 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) username parameter to inscription.php, (2) courseCode parameter to main/calendar/myagenda.php, (3) category parameter to main/admin/course_category.php, (4) message parameter to main/admin/session_list.php in a show_message action, and (5) an avatar image to main/auth/profile.php.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/20/2008

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://projects.dokeos.com/index.php?do=details&task_id=2218 Exploit
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3687
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/488314/100/0/threaded Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27792
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1019425
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/0587

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:dokeos:e-learning_system:1.8.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-0851
NVD Published Date:
02/20/2008
NVD Last Modified:
03/07/2011