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CVE-2008-5918 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the getParameterisedSelfUrl function in index.php in WebSVN 2.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the PATH_INFO.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/20/2009

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://securityreason.com/securityalert/4928
http://websvn.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=179
http://websvn.tigris.org/servlets/NewsItemView?newsItemID=2218 Patch
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200903-20.xml
http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00132-10202008 Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31891 Exploit
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/46048
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/6822

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5918
NVD Published Date:
01/20/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017