Teamst TestLink 1.7.1/1.7.2/1.7.3/1.7.4/1.8 planEdit.php cross site scripting

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Teamst TestLink 1.7.1/1.7.2/1.7.3/1.7.4/1.8. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown functionality of the file planEdit.php. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-79. As an impact it is known to affect 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 summary by CVE is:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in TestLink before 1.8 RC1 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) Testproject Names and (2) Testplan Names in planEdit.php, and possibly (3) Testcaseprefixes in projectview.tpl.

The weakness was shared 12/31/2008 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2008-5807 since 12/30/2008. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1059.007 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

It is declared as highly functional.

Upgrading to version 1.7.1 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 32173), X-Force (46431) and Secunia (SA32599).




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VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.1

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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Status: Highly functional

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Upgrade: TestLink 1.7.1


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Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2008-5807 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 32173 - TestLink Multiple HTML Injection Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 32599 - TestLink Multiple Script Insertion Vulnerabilities, Less Critical
X-Force: 46431 - TestLink testproject and testplan names cross-site scripting


Created: 03/17/2015 04:11 PM
Updated: 10/23/2018 01:13 PM
Changes: (7) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai source_secunia_date
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