GLSA-200812-07 : Mantis: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 35024


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200812-07 (Mantis: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple issues have been reported in Mantis:
EgiX reported that manage_proj_page.php does not correctly sanitize the sort parameter before passing it to create_function() in core/utility_api.php (CVE-2008-4687).
Privileges of viewers are not sufficiently checked before composing a link with issue data in the source anchor (CVE-2008-4688).
Mantis does not unset the session cookie during logout (CVE-2008-4689).
Mantis does not set the secure flag for the session cookie in an HTTPS session (CVE-2008-3102).
Impact :

Remote unauthenticated attackers could exploit these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary PHP commands, disclose sensitive issue data, or hijack a user's sessions.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Mantis users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-apps/mantisbt-1.1.4-r1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35024

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-200812-07.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/12/03

Modified: 2016/11/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mantisbt, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/12/02

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3102, CVE-2008-4687, CVE-2008-4688, CVE-2008-4689

BID: 31344

OSVDB: 49071, 49072, 49157, 49477, 49478

GLSA: 200812-07

CWE: 94, 200, 287, 310