Piwik Unspecified Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

by Carol~ Moderator - 1/16/13 12:35 PM

In Reply to: VULNERABILITIES / FIXES - January 16, 2013 by Carol~ Moderator

Release Date : 2013-01-16

Criticality level : Less critical
Impact: Cross Site Scripting
Where: From remote
Solution Status : Vendor Patch

Software: Piwik 1.x

Description:
Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Piwik, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Certain unspecified input 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 vulnerabilities are reported in versions prior to 1.10.

Solution:
Update to version 1.10 or later.

Provided and/or discovered by:
The vendor credits Mateusz Goik, Pawel Haldrzynski, and Artur Czyz.

Original Advisory:
Piwik:
http://piwik.org/blog/2013/01/piwik-1-10/

http://secunia.com/advisories/51833/