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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0783

Original release date: 02/14/2008
Last revised: 09/13/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Cacti 0.8.7 before 0.8.7b and 0.8.6 before 0.8.6k allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the view_type parameter to graph.php; (2) the filter parameter to graph_view.php; (3) the action parameter to the draw_navigation_text function in lib/functions.php, reachable through index.php (aka the login page) or data_input.php; or (4) the login_username parameter to index.php.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.cacti.net/view.php?id=1245
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080212 Cacti 0.8.7a Multiple Vulnerabilities
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080212 cacti -- Multiple security vulnerabilities have been discovered
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019414
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-1699
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1569
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=432758
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29242
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28872
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 27749
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: XF
Name: cacti-datainput-xss(50575)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0540
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30045
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29274
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200803-18
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3657
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2008:005
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28976
Type: Advisory
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2008-1737
External Source: BID
Name: 34991
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.cacti.net/release_notes_0_8_7b.php
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2008:052

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)