Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2011 16:24:28 -0400 (EDT) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: coley <coley@...re.org> Subject: Re: CVE Request: Mambo CMS 4.6.x | Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities Please use CVE-2011-2499 Thanks. -- JB ----- Original Message ----- > 1. OVERVIEW > > Mambo CMS 4.6.5 and lower versions are vulnerable to Cross Site > Scripting. > > > 2. BACKGROUND > > Mambo is a full-featured, award-winning content management system that > can be used for everything from simple websites to complex corporate > applications. It is used all over the world to power government > portals, corporate intranets and extranets, ecommerce sites, nonprofit > outreach, schools, church, and community sites. Mambo's "power in > simplicity" also makes it the CMS of choice for many small businesses > and personal sites. > > > 3. VULNERABILITY DESCRIPTION > > Multiple parameters are not properly sanitized, which allows attacker > to conduct Cross Site Scripting attack. > This may allow an attacker to create a specially crafted URL that > would execute arbitrary script code in a victim's browser. > If a user has already logged in to the application, an XSS attack will > execute promptly. > If not, it will execute after the user's successful logging in. > > > 4. VERSIONS AFFECTED > > Tested on Mambo CMS 4.6.5 (current as of 2011-06-27)
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