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CVE-2017-17089 Detail

Current Description

custom/run.cgi in Webmin before 1.870 allows remote authenticated administrators to conduct XSS attacks via the description field in the custom command functionality.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  12/30/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-17089
Original release date:
12/30/2017
Last revised:
01/12/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
4.8 Medium
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N (legend)
Impact Score:
2.7
Exploitability Score:
1.7
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
High
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Changed
Confidentiality (C):
Low
Integrity (I):
Low
Availability (A):
None
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
3.5 LOW
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102339 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 102339
https://github.com/webmin/webmin/commit/a9c97eea6c268fb83d93a817d58bac75e0d2599e Issue Tracking; Patch; Third Party Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://github.com/webmin/webmin/commit/a9c97eea6c268fb83d93a817d58bac75e0d2599e

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:webmin:webmin:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.860

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