Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2010 16:34:18 -0600 From: Reed Loden <reed@...dloden.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> Subject: CVE Request: ViewVC 1.1.4 / 1.0.10 -- XSS via user-provided query form input Just received an announcement stating ViewVC 1.1.4 and 1.0.10 were released today. Looks like they fix an XSS that needs a CVE assigned. "security fix: escape user-provided query form input to avoid XSS attack" http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/viewvc/trunk/CHANGES?r1=2313&r2=2342&pathrev=HEAD Here's the patch for the XSS: http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/viewvc?view=rev&revision=2326 * lib/viewvc.py (view_queryform): Escape user-provided input before passing it directly off to the templates. Can you say "XSS attack vector"? ~reed -- Reed Loden - <reed@...dloden.com> Content of type "application/pgp-signature" skipped
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