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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-3551

Original release date: 09/05/2012
Last revised: 09/06/2012


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in crowbar_framework/app/views/support/index.html.haml in the Crowbar barclamp in Crowbar, possibly 1.4 and earlier, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the file parameter to /utils.


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: BID
Name: 55315
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20120830 Re: CVE request: crowbar XSS
External Source: MISC
Name: https://github.com/SUSE-Cloud/barclamp-crowbar/commit/a82ed926c6e3ba2b0cada213c35e4b00f34ea629
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=771840
External Source: MISC
Name: https://github.com/SUSE-Cloud/barclamp-crowbar/commit/90e905b7668a1cc884fb70040f96c7a0a287de48
Type: Patch Information; Exploit

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
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cpe:/a:dell:crowbar:1.4 and previous versions

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Technical Details

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