S9y Serendipity prior 2.0 cross site scripting

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in S9y Serendipity (Content Management System). Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is 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. As an impact it is known to affect integrity. The summary by CVE is:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in templates/2k11/admin/overview.inc.tpl in Serendipity before 2.0-rc2 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a blog comment in the QUERY_STRING to serendipity/index.php.

The weakness was shared 12/31/2014 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at github.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2014-9432 since 12/31/2014. 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. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1059.007 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

Upgrading to version 2.0 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (99464), SecurityFocus (BID 71830†) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-48008†). The entries VDB-109584, VDB-129737, VDB-134554 and VDB-135502 are related to this item.







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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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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Serendipity 2.0
Patch: github.com


12/23/2014 🔍
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12/31/2014 +8 days 🔍
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Advisory: 129709
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CVE: CVE-2014-9432 (🔍)
X-Force: 99464
SecurityFocus: 71830 - Serendipity HTML Injection Vulnerability
Vulnerability Center: 48008 - s9y Serendipity before 2.0-rc2 XSS via the QUERY_STRING to Serendipity/index.php, Medium

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Created: 03/27/2015 02:56 PM
Updated: 04/10/2022 11:25 AM
Changes: 03/27/2015 02:56 PM (54), 06/17/2017 07:50 AM (4), 04/10/2022 11:25 AM (4)
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