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 >> Gentoo Local Security Checks >> [GLSA-200601-12] Trac: Cross-site scripting vulnerability


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[GLSA-200601-12] Trac: Cross-site scripting vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Trac: Cross-site scripting vulnerability

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200601-12
(Trac: Cross-site scripting vulnerability)


Christophe Truc discovered that Trac fails to properly sanitize
input passed in the URL.

Impact

A remote attacker could exploit this to inject and execute
malicious script code or to steal cookie-based authentication
credentials, potentially compromising the victim's browser.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-4305
http://projects.edgewall.com/trac/wiki/ChangeLog#a0.9.3


Solution:
All Trac users should upgrade to the latest available version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-apps/trac-0.9.3"
Note: Users with the vhosts USE flag set should manually use
webapp-config to finalize the update.


Network Security Threat Level: Low


Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: (C) 2006 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

VTG iPad Mini Smart Cover Used Black Leather ORIGINAL APPLE PRODUCT
$4.99
VTG iPad Mini Smart Cover Used Black Leather ORIGINAL APPLE PRODUCT pictureVintage Apple USB Green Keyboard & Mouse TESTED for imac g3
$34.99
Vintage Apple USB Green Keyboard & Mouse TESTED for imac g3 pictureVintage Apple Power Macintosh G3 w/Power PC 750 @233MHz, 32MB SDRAM
$100.0
Vintage Apple Power Macintosh G3 w/Power PC 750 @233MHz, 32MB SDRAM pictureVintage 1991 Apple Macintosh HDI-20 3.5" External 1.4MB Floppy Disk Drive
$5.0
Vintage 1991 Apple Macintosh HDI-20 3.5


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.