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CVE-2008-2302 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the login form in the administration application in Django 0.91 before 0.91.2, 0.95 before 0.95.3, and 0.96 before 0.96.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URI of a certain previous request.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/23/2008

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-2302
Original release date:
05/23/2008
Last revised:
08/07/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020028 External Source SECTRACK 1020028
http://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2008/may/14/security/ Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.djangoproject.com/weblog/2008/may/14/security/
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29209 Patch External Source BID 29209
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1618 External Source VUPEN ADV-2008-1618
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42396 External Source XF django-loginform-xss(42396)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

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