GLSA-200904-01 : Openfire: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200904-01
(Openfire: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Two vulnerabilities have been reported by Federico Muttis, from CORE
IMPACT's Exploit Writing Team:
Multiple missing or incomplete input validations in several .jsps
Incorrect input validation of the 'log' parameter in log.jsp
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported by Andreas Kurtz:
Erroneous built-in exceptions to input validation in login.jsp
Unsanitized user input to the 'type' parameter in
sipark-log-summary.jsp used in SQL statement. (CVE-2008-6509)
A Cross-Site-Scripting vulnerability due to unsanitized input to the
'url' parameter. (CVE-2008-6510, CVE-2008-6511)

Impact :

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code on clients' systems by
uploading a specially crafted plugin, bypassing authentication.
Additionally, an attacker could read arbitrary files on the server or
execute arbitrary SQL statements. Depending on the server's
configuration the attacker might also execute code on the server via an
SQL injection.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Openfire users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-im/openfire-3.6.3'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36078 (gentoo_GLSA-200904-01.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 32189

CVE ID: CVE-2008-6508