Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA218] DSA-218-1 bugzilla


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA218] DSA-218-1 bugzilla

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-218-1 bugzilla

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

A cross site scripting vulnerability has been reported for Bugzilla, a
web-based bug tracking system. Bugzilla does not properly sanitize
any input submitted by users for use in quips. As a result, it is possible for a
remote attacker to create a malicious link containing script code
which will be executed in the browser of a legitimate user, in the
context of the website running Bugzilla. This issue may be exploited
to steal cookie-based authentication credentials from legitimate users
of the website running the vulnerable software.
This vulnerability only affects users who have the 'quips' feature
enabled and who upgraded from version 2.10 which did not exist inside
of Debian. The Debian package history of Bugzilla starts with 1.13
and jumped to 2.13. However, users could have installed version 2.10
prior to the Debian package.
For the current stable distribution (woody) this problem has been
fixed in version 2.14.2-0woody3.
The old stable distribution (potato) does not contain a Bugzilla
package.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your bugzilla packages.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2002/dsa-218
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 6257

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Dell PowerEdge R710 2x X5570 2.93GHz Quad Core 16GB 8x 600GB 10K SAS PERC 6/i
$1530.0
Dell PowerEdge R710 2x X5570 2.93GHz Quad Core 16GB 8x 600GB 10K SAS PERC 6/i pictureDell R730XD 256GB RAM 2PS H730 2 x E5-2678 V3(24 Cores Total) 14 X 1.2TB 10K SAS
$9325.0
Dell R730XD 256GB RAM 2PS H730 2 x E5-2678 V3(24 Cores Total) 14 X 1.2TB 10K SAS pictureDell R730XD 256GB RAM 2PS H730 12 X 1.2TB 10K SAS 2 x E5-2678 V3(24 Cores Total)
$8800.0
Dell R730XD 256GB RAM 2PS H730 12 X 1.2TB 10K SAS 2 x E5-2678 V3(24 Cores Total) pictureDell R730XD 10 X 1.2TB 10K SAS 256GB RAM 2PS H730 2 x E5-2678 V3(24 Cores Total)
$8275.0
Dell R730XD 10 X 1.2TB 10K SAS 256GB RAM 2PS H730 2 x E5-2678 V3(24 Cores Total) picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.