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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-4340

Original release date: 02/12/2012
Last revised: 02/13/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Symphony CMS 2.2.3 and possibly other versions before 2.2.4 allow remote authenticated users with Author privileges to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the profile parameter to extensions/profiledevkit/content/content.profile.php, as demonstrated via requests to (a) the default URI, (b) about/, or (c) drafts/; or (2) the filter parameter in symphony/lib/core/class.symphony.php, as demonstrated via requests to (d) symphony/publish/comments or (e) symphony/publish/images. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.5 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/AU:S/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 6.8
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 76882
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.mavitunasecurity.com/xss-and-sql-injection-vulnerabilities-in-symphony-cms/
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://symphony-cms.com/download/releases/version/2.2.4/
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 46663
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 76883
External Source: MISC
Name: http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/view/106493/symphonycms-sqlxss.txt
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20111101 XSS and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities on Symphony CMS 2.2.3
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20111122 Re: CVE-request: Symphony CMS Multiple Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities (NS-11-008)
External Source: XF
Name: symphony-multiple-xss(71106)

Technical Details

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