GLSA-200803-04 : Mantis: Cross-Site Scripting

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200803-04
(Mantis: Cross-Site Scripting)

seiji reported that the filename for the uploaded file in
bug_report.php is not properly sanitised before being stored.

Impact :

A remote attacker could upload a file with a specially crafted to a bug
report, resulting in the execution of arbitrary HTML and script code
within the context of the users's browser. Note that this vulnerability
is only exploitable by authenticated users.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200803-04.xml

Solution :

All Mantis users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/mantisbt-1.0.8-r1'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31379 (gentoo_GLSA-200803-04.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6611