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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2524

Original release date: 05/08/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in index.pl in Open Ticket Request System (OTRS) 2.0.x allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the Subaction parameter in an AgentTicketMailbox Action. NOTE: DEBIAN:DSA-1299 originally used this identifier for an ipsec-tools issue, but the proper identifier for the ipsec-tools issue is CVE-2007-1841.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
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: MISC
Name: http://www.virtuax.be/?page=library&id=35&type=Exploits
Type: Advisory; Exploit
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2007:013
External Source: SREASON
Name: 2668
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070611 Re: [SECURITY] [DSA 1299-1] New ipsec-tools packages fix denial ofservice
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1698
External Source: BID
Name: 23862
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070507 OTRS <= 2.0.x XSS/XSRF
External Source: XF
Name: otrs-indexpl-xss(34164)
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1298

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