CVE-2017-6797

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Description

A cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in bug_change_status_page.php in MantisBT before 1.3.7 and 2.x before 2.2.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary JavaScript via the 'action_type' parameter.

References

http://www.mantisbt.org/bugs/view.php?id=22486

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2017/03/10/1

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96818

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037978

https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/commit/a2d90ecabf3bcf3aa22ed9dbbecfd3d37902956f

https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/commit/c272c3f65da9677e505ff692b1f1e476b3afa56e

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-03-10

Updated: 2019-03-19

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Impact Score: 2.7

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700004MantisBT 2.2.x < 2.2.1 Multiple XSSNessus Network MonitorCGI
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