Date: Sun, 24 Jul 2011 15:56:12 +0200 From: Jan Lieskovsky <jlieskov@...hat.com> To: Lukas Fleischer <cgit@...ptocrack.de> CC: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Re: CVE Request -- cGit -- XSS flaw in rename hint Hi Lukas, thank you for this correction. On 07/22/2011 10:35 PM, Lukas Fleischer wrote: > On Fri, Jul 22, 2011 at 06:48:38PM +0200, Jan Lieskovsky wrote: >> 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. > > I think you are a tad off, here. The vulnerability I discovered actually > is only exploitable *by* a user with push access as it requires to push > a commit that renames any file to a file with a malicious file name. Have updated issue description in: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=725042#c0 Hoping of it to sound better now. Thanks again && Regards, Jan. -- Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team > > The description (and the categorization of the vulnerability, which > definitely is a low severity one if it counts as a vulnerability at all) > should be corrected to reflect that. > >> >> References: >>  http://hjemli.net/pipermail/cgit/2011-July/000276.html >>  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=725042 >> >> Could you allocate a CVE id for this? >> >> Thank you&& Regards, Jan. >> -- >> Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team
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