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Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2012 09:24:29 -0700
From: Kurt Seifried <>
CC: Rafał Malinowski
        Mateusz Goik <>,
        "Steven M. Christey" <>,
        Mariusz Fik <>,
        Radoslaw Lisowski <>,
Subject: Re: Re: CVE Status Clarification / Request -- kadu:
 Stored XSS by parsing contact's status and sms messages in history

On 02/27/2012 02:09 PM, Rafał Malinowski wrote:
> Affected versions: 0.9.0 - 0.11.0 (0.11.1 is not vulnerable)
> Vulnerability:
> Any javascript code could be executed from Kadu History Window in
> following conditions:
> * application owner send a prepared SMS and content of this SMS was
> stored in history file
> * owner of application has an attacker on his buddy list, attacker
> sets a prepared presence message/status description and this presence
> message/status description is stored in history file
> and then:
> * owner of application views given SMS or presence message/status
> description in history window
> Javascript code was allowed to:
> * load any file from WEB, by <img> or <script> tags, even <object>
> with flash files were possible
> * read files from local file system
> * (not confirmed by myself) write files to local file system
> * show javascript windows (like alert)

Please use CVE-2012-1091 for this issue.

Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)

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