GLSA-200803-18 : Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities

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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-200803-18
(Cacti: Multiple vulnerabilities)

The following inputs are not properly sanitized before being processed:
'view_type' parameter in the file graph.php, 'filter' parameter
in the file graph_view.php, 'action' and 'login_username' parameters in
the file index.php (CVE-2008-0783).
'local_graph_id' parameter in the file graph.php
(CVE-2008-0784).
'graph_list' parameter in the file graph_view.php, 'leaf_id' and
'id' parameters in the file tree.php, 'local_graph_id' in the file
graph_xport.php (CVE-2008-0785).
Furthermore, CRLF injection attack are possible via unspecified vectors
(CVE-2008-0786).

Impact :

A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities, leading to path
disclosure, Cross-Site Scripting attacks, SQL injection, and HTTP
response splitting.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200803-18.xml

Solution :

All Cacti users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/cacti-0.8.7b'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31444 (gentoo_GLSA-200803-18.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0783
CVE-2008-0784
CVE-2008-0785
CVE-2008-0786