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CVE-2008-2553 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Slashdot Like Automated Storytelling Homepage (Slash) (aka Slashcode) R_2_5_0_94 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the userfield parameter.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/05/2008

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://slashcode.cvs.sourceforge.net/slashcode/slash/Slash/Utility/Environment/Environment.pm?r1=1.223&r2=1.225
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1633
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29548
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020207
http://www.slashcode.com/article.pl?sid=08/01/04/1950244&tid=4
http://www.slashcode.com/article.pl?sid=08/01/07/2314232
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42882

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:slashcode.com:slash
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
r_2_5_0_94


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2553
NVD Published Date:
06/05/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017