Date: Mon, 6 Dec 2010 17:13:02 -0500 (EST) From: "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: CVE request: vanilla forums before 2.0.10, xss On Mon, 6 Dec 2010, Josh Bressers wrote: > Use CVE-2010-4264 for the XSS. The commit is here: > https://github.com/vanillaforums/Garden/commit/4535a059e4e24ca11a2ef0b4d754f262398bcece > > As for the "linkbait" issue, I have no clue. Nothing in git seems to > point at that. > > Steve, does MITRE have a precedent for such a thing? The vendor is calling it a "vulnerability" which is good enough to assign a CVE to, as a different vuln type than XSS. My guess is that it's open redirect, which is used to redirect users away from the site towards spam or malware. Just a guess, though. - Steve > > Thanks. > > -- > JB > > > ----- "Hanno Böck" <hanno@...eck.de> wrote: > >> Hi, >> >> http://vanillaforums.org/discussion/13119/vanilla-2.0.10-released/p1 >> >> Two sound like security: >> # >> # Added SafeStyles configuration to prevent XSS linkjacking >> # Patched potential linkbait vulnerability in dispatcher >> >> (although I don't know what a linkbait vulnerability is, maybe someone >> wants >> to enlighten me) >> >> -- >> Hanno Böck Blog: http://www.hboeck.de/ >> GPG: 3DBD3B20 Jabber/Mail: hanno@...eck.de >> >> http://schokokeks.org - professional webhosting > >
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