Vulnerability Note VU#366900
Roller Weblogger contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability
A cross-site scripting vulnerability in Roller Weblogger may allow an attacker to read or modify data in web pages and cookies.
There is a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the way that Roller handles data supplied in the comments section of a web page running the Roller Weblogger software. This may allow an attacker to read or modify the data within the web browsers of users of sites running vulnerable versions of the Roller software.
An attacker may be able to obtain sensitive data from a user of a web site running a vulnerable version of Roller. Depending on the nature of the web site, this data may include passwords, credit card numbers, and any arbitrary information provided by the user. Likewise, information stored in cookies could be stolen or corrupted.
Roller Weblogger users should do the following:
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Roller Weblogger||Affected||-||27 Sep 2006|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Thanks to Avinash Shenoi for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2006-4856
- Date Public: 26 Sep 2006
- Date First Published: 27 Sep 2006
- Date Last Updated: 03 Oct 2006
- Severity Metric: 1.51
- Document Revision: 29
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