VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - June 14, 2012
by Carol~ - 6/14/12 8:36 AM
PacketFence Web Admin Guest Management Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
Release Date : 2012-06-14
Criticality level : Less critical
Impact : Cross Site Scripting
Where : From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch
Software: PacketFence 3.x
A vulnerability has been reported in PacketFence, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.
Certain input passed to the Web Admin Guest Management interface is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.
The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 3.4.0.
Update to version 3.4.0
Provided and/or discovered by:
Reported by the vendor.