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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2013-6786

Original release date: 01/16/2014
Last revised: 01/17/2014
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Allegro RomPager before 4.51, as used on the ZyXEL P660HW-D1, Huawei MT882, Sitecom WL-174, TP-LINK TD-8816, and D-Link DSL-2640R and DSL-2641R, when the "forbidden author header" protection mechanism is bypassed, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML by requesting a nonexistent URI in conjunction with a crafted HTTP Referer header that is not properly handled in a 404 page. NOTE: there is no CVE for a "URL redirection" issue that some sources list separately.

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
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://osvdb.org/ref/99/rompager407.pdf
External Source: MISC
Name: http://antoniovazquezblanco.github.io/docs/advisories/Advisory_RomPagerXSS.pdf
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 99694

Technical Details

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