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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4533

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the "extra" details in the DiffSource._get_row function in lib/viewvc.py in ViewVC 1.0.x before 1.0.13 and 1.1.x before 1.1.16 allows remote authenticated users with repository commit access to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the "function name" line.
Publish Date : 2012-11-19 Last Update Date : 2018-12-04
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting
CWE ID 79

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-2563-1 viewvc - several oval:org.mitre.oval:def:17965 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4533

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Viewvc Viewvc * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 2
Viewvc Viewvc 1

- References For CVE-2012-4533

http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=691062
http://secunia.com/advisories/51041
SECUNIA 51041
http://osvdb.org/86566
OSVDB 86566
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56161
BID 56161 ViewVC CVE-2012-4533 HTML Injection Vulnerability Release Date:2013-04-10
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/21/2
MLIST [oss-security] 20121020 CVE Request: viewvc 1.1.5 lib/viewvc.py XSS
http://secunia.com/advisories/51072
SECUNIA 51072
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:134
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2013:134
https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0313 CONFIRM
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/79561
XF viewvc-viewvc-checkins-xss(79561)
http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/*checkout*/viewvc/tags/1.1.16/CHANGES CONFIRM
http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/viewvc?view=rev&revision=2792 CONFIRM
http://viewvc.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=515 CONFIRM
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/21/3
MLIST [oss-security] 20121020 Re: CVE Request: viewvc 1.1.5 lib/viewvc.py XSS
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2563
DEBIAN DSA-2563
http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/viewvc?view=rev&revision=2794 CONFIRM
http://viewvc.tigris.org/source/browse/*checkout*/viewvc/tags/1.0.13/CHANGES CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4533

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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