VDB-122567 · CVE-2018-8032 · Qualys 171829

Apache Axis 1.0./1.1/1.2/1.3/1.4 cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in Apache Axis 1.0./1.1/1.2/1.3/1.4 and classified as problematic. This issue affects an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-79. Impacted is integrity. An attacker might be able to inject arbitrary html and script code into the web site. This would alter the appearance and would make it possible to initiate further attacks against site visitors.

The bug was discovered 07/08/2018. The weakness was disclosed 08/02/2018 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at mail-archives.apache.org. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2018-8032 since 03/09/2018. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 03/13/2020). The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1059.007 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 25 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 112100 (Fedora 27 : axis (2018-8a85ed2f10)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Fedora Local Security Checks and running in the context local. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 171829 (OpenSUSE Security Update for axis (openSUSE-SU-2018:3218-1)).

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published 4 weeks after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (112100).

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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79
ATT&CK: T1059.007

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Nessus ID: 112100
Nessus Name: Fedora 27 : axis (2018-8a85ed2f10)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: mail-archives.apache.org

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03/09/2018 🔍
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Vendor: https://www.apache.org/

Advisory: mail-archives.apache.org
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CVE: CVE-2018-8032 (🔍)

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Created: 08/03/2018 07:36 AM
Updated: 03/13/2020 08:16 AM
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