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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-3840

Original release date: 05/27/2014
Last revised: 06/18/2014


Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in apps/common/templates/calculate_form_title.html in Mayan EDMS 0.13 allow remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a (1) tag or the (2) title of a source in a Staging folder, (3) Name field in a bootstrap setup, or Title field in a (4) smart link or (5) web form.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 3.5 LOW
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: EXPLOIT-DB
Name: 33493
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/mayan-edms/mayan-edms/commit/398c480c10416d76e7c1dcb607e726e8fc988e72
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MISC
Name: http://research.openflare.org/advisories/OF-2014-09/mayan-edbs-storedxss.txt
External Source: BID
Name: 67552
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/mayan-edms/mayan-edms/issues/3
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140521 Persistent XSS in Mayan EDMS - document management system
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140522 Re: Persistent XSS in Mayan EDMS - document management system

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