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Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2011 16:14:06 -0400 (EDT)
From: Josh Bressers <>
Cc: Lukas Fleischer <>,
        "Steven M. Christey" <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- cGit -- XSS flaw in rename hint

Please use CVE-2011-2711.



----- Original Message -----
> Hello Josh, Steve, vendors,
> an cross-site scripting (XSS) flaw was found in the way cgit, a fast
> web interface for Git, displayed the file name in the rename hint. A
> remote attacker could provide a specially-crafted web page, which once
> visited by an authenticated Cgit user, with push access to the
> repository, would lead to arbitrary web script or HTML code execution.
> References:
> [1]
> [2]
> Could you allocate a CVE id for this?
> Thank you && Regards, Jan.
> --
> Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

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