GroupLink eHelpDesk 6.2.2 rf_create.jsp NA_DISPLAYNAME cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in GroupLink eHelpDesk 6.2.2. It has been classified as problematic. Affected is some unknown functionality of the file helpdesk/user/rf_create.jsp. The manipulation of the argument NA_DISPLAYNAME with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. This is going to have an impact on 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. CVE summarizes:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in GroupLink eHelpDesk 6.2.2 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) NA_DISPLAYNAME parameter in helpdesk/user/rf_create.jsp and the (2) username and (3) LDAPError parameters in index2.jsp. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.

The weakness was presented 10/01/2007 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2007-5176 since 10/03/2007. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1059.007.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 25870), X-Force (36885) and Secunia (SA26892). See 85869 for similar entry.




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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.3

VulDB Base Score: 4.3
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Class: Cross site scripting
ATT&CK: T1059.007

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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CVE: CVE-2007-5176 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 25870 - GroupLink eHelpDesk Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 26892
X-Force: 36885
OSVDB: 37535 - eHelpDesk helpdesk/user/rf_create.jsp NA_DISPLAYNAME Parameter XSS

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Created: 03/16/2015 12:18 PM
Updated: 08/23/2017 11:46 AM
Changes: (5) source_cve_assigned source_secunia source_securityfocus_date source_securityfocus_class source_xforce
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