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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1098

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in MoinMoin 1.5.8 and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) certain input processed by formatter/ (aka the gui editor formatter); (2) a page name, which triggers an injection in when the page is successfully deleted by a victim in a DeletePage action; or (3) the destination page name for a RenamePage action, which triggers an injection in when a victim's rename attempt fails because of a duplicate name. NOTE: the AttachFile XSS issue is already covered by CVE-2008-0781, and the login XSS issue is already covered by CVE-2008-0780.
Publish Date : 2008-03-05 Last Update Date : 2018-10-03
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1514 moin -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7891 unix
DSA-1514-1 moin oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18640 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1098

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Moinmoin Moinmoin 1.5.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Moinmoin Moinmoin 1

- References For CVE-2008-1098
XF moinmoin-multiple-actions-xss(41037)
BID 28173 MoinMoin GUI Editor Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-01-30

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1098

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