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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-5950

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the web UI in Mailman before 2.1.26 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a user-options URL.
Publish Date : 2018-01-23 Last Update Date : 2020-11-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
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
CWE ID 79

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2018:0504: mailman security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20180504 unix
RHSA-2018:0505: mailman security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20180505 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-2018-5950

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 14.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 16.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 17.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Debian Debian Linux 8.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Debian Debian Linux 9.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application GNU Mailman * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 7.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 7.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 7.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Tus 7.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Tus 7.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 3
Debian Debian Linux 3
GNU Mailman 1
Redhat Enterprise Linux Desktop 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Aus 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Eus 3
Redhat Enterprise Linux Server Tus 2
Redhat Enterprise Linux Workstation 2

- References For CVE-2018-5950

https://www.mail-archive.com/[email protected]/msg70375.html
MLIST [mailman-users] 20180120 Mailman 2.1.26 Security release Feb 4, 2018
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104594
BID 104594 GNU Mailman CVE-2018-5950 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability Release Date:2018-07-03
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3563-1/
UBUNTU USN-3563-1
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0504
REDHAT RHSA-2018:0504
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0505
REDHAT RHSA-2018:0505
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2018/02/msg00007.html
MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20180209 [SECURITY] [DLA 1272-1] mailman security update
https://bugs.launchpad.net/mailman/+bug/1747209 CONFIRM
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4108
DEBIAN DSA-4108
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/159761/Mailman-2.1.23-Cross-Site-Scripting.html

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-5950

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


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