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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-4521

Original release date: 12/31/2009
Last revised: 01/06/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in birt-viewer/run in Eclipse Business Intelligence and Reporting Tools (BIRT) before 2.5.0, as used in KonaKart and other products, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the __report parameter.

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: OSVDB
Name: 58941
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 37025
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://antisnatchor.com/2008/12/18/eclipse-birt-reflected-xss
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugs.eclipse.org/bugs/show_bug.cgi?id=259127
External Source: BID
Name: 36674
External Source: XF
Name: eclipse-report-xss(53773)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20091013 [AntiSnatchOr] Eclipse BIRT <= 2.2.1 Reflected XSS

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  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)