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Date: Thu, 01 Dec 2011 10:14:14 -0700
From: Kurt Seifried <>
CC: Henri Salo <>,
Subject: Re: CVE-request: Serendipity 'serendipity[filter][bp.ALT]'
 Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability

On 12/01/2011 03:16 AM, Henri Salo wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 01, 2011 at 11:59:00AM +0200, Henri Salo wrote:
>> Original post:
>> Advisory URL:
>> New version announcement:
>> I contacted Garvin Hicking and he said this is indeed fixed in 1.6 code, but they changed from SVN to Git so can't really refer to proper commit. Secunia is linking in to, which has nothing to do with the actual issue. Shame on Secunia.
>> This is one of logs, which can act like proof:
>> Please notify me if this is not enough information.
> These vulnerabilities also doesn't have CVE-identifiers assigned nor requested if I have correct information:
> If my opinion counts these XSS issues could be put to one CVE-identifier. These have been verified by the author of Serendipity.
> - Henri Salo
Merging these two as the fix is to update serendipity for both, the
plug-in appears to simply expose another avenue of attack, not create an
actual XSS as such.

Please use CVE-2011-4366 for this issue.


-Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team

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