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CVE-2017-12061 Detail

Current Description

An XSS issue was discovered in admin/install.php in MantisBT before 1.3.12 and 2.x before 2.5.2. Some variables under user control in the MantisBT installation script are not properly sanitized before being output, allowing remote attackers to inject arbitrary JavaScript code, as demonstrated by the $f_database, $f_db_username, and $f_admin_username variables. This is mitigated by the fact that the admin/ folder should be deleted after installation, and also prevented by CSP.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.1 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 2.7
Exploitability Score: 2.8


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Changed
Confidentiality (C): Low
Integrity (I): Low
Availability (A): None

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://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/08/01/1 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/08/01/2 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039030 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/commit/17f9b94f031ba93ae2a727bca0e68458ecd08fb0 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/commit/c73ae3d3d4dd4681489a9e697e8ade785e27cba5 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://mantisbt.org/bugs/view.php?id=23146 Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.3.11
 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.0.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.0.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.0.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.0.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.0.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mantisbt:mantisbt:2.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-12061
NVD Published Date:
08/01/2017
NVD Last Modified:
08/15/2017