Redmine up to 1.0.4 cross site scripting

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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in Redmine (Project Management Software). This affects an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. The product does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. This is going to have an impact on integrity. The summary by CVE is:

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the textile formatter in Redmine before 1.0.5 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified vectors.

The weakness was presented 10/08/2012 (Website). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2011-4928 since 12/23/2011. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1059.007 for this issue.

Upgrading to version 1.0.4 eliminates this vulnerability.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.1

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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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OpenVAS ID: 69968
OpenVAS Name: Debian Security Advisory DSA 2261-1 (redmine)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Redmine 1.0.4


12/23/2011 🔍
10/08/2012 +290 days 🔍
10/08/2012 +0 days 🔍
03/24/2015 +897 days 🔍
12/14/2021 +2457 days 🔍


Advisory: dsa-2261
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2011-4928 (🔍)


Created: 03/24/2015 12:22 PM
Updated: 12/14/2021 07:18 PM
Changes: 03/24/2015 12:22 PM (51), 02/22/2019 02:49 PM (2), 12/14/2021 07:18 PM (3)
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