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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2929

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the adminutil library in the Directory Server Administration Express and Directory Server Gateway (DSGW) web interface in Red Hat Directory Server 7.1 before SP7 and 8 EL4 and EL5, and Fedora Directory Server, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via input values that use % (percent) escaping.
Publish Date : 2008-08-29 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat moderate
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N 2007-06-21 2008-08-27
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
HP-UX Running Netscape / Red Hat Directory Server, Remote Cross Site Scripting (XSS) or Remote Denial of Service (DoS) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5877 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2929

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Fedora Directory Server Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Redhat Directory Server 7.1 SP5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Redhat Directory Server 7.1 SP6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Redhat Directory Server 7.1 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Redhat Directory Server 7.1 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Redhat Directory Server 7.1 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Redhat Directory Server 7.1 SP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Redhat Directory Server 8.0 EL4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Redhat Directory Server 8.0 EL5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Fedora Directory Server 1
Redhat Directory Server 8

- References For CVE-2008-2929
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0601
BID 30870 Red Hat Directory Server Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-09-10
XF rhds-dsgw-dsae-xss(44737)
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0596
HP SSRT080113
SECTRACK 1020772

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2929

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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