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CVE-2014-2879 Detail

Current Description

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Dell SonicWALL Email Security 7.4.5 and earlier allow remote authenticated administrators to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the uploadPatch parameter to the System/Advanced page (settings_advanced.html) or (2) the uploadLicenses parameter in the License management (settings_upload_dlicense.html) page.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/17/2014      View Analysis Description

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Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Exploit; Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source FULLDISC 20140328 Dell SonicWall EMail Security 7.4.5 - Multiple Vulnerabilities (Bulletin) Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BUGTRAQ 20140327 Dell SonicWall EMail Security Appliance Application v7.4.5 - Multiple Vulnerabilities Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 66501 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1029965 Broken Link External Source CONFIRM Exploit External Source MISC

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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