Vulnerability Note VU#381692
Webmin contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability
Webmin 1.670, and possibly earlier versions, contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.
CWE-79: Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')
Webmin 1.670, and possibly earlier versions, contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability in the "search" parameter of the view.cgi page.
A remote attacker that is able to trick a user in to visiting a specially crafted URL may be able to conduct a cross-site scripting attack. This attack may result in information leakage, privilege escalation, and/or denial of service.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Webmin||Affected||28 Feb 2014||14 Mar 2014|
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Thanks to William Costa for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Jared Allar.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2014-0339
- Date Public: 14 Mar 2014
- Date First Published: 14 Mar 2014
- Date Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014
- Document Revision: 6
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