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GIT "gitweb" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

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Release Date:  2010-12-16    Last Update:  2010-12-17    Views:  2,578

Secunia Advisory SA42645

Where:

From remote

Impact:

Cross Site Scripting

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

Software:

CVE Reference(s):

Description


Emanuele Gentili has reported some vulnerabilities in GIT, which can be exploited by malicious people to conduct cross-site scripting attacks.

Input passed via the "f" and "fp" parameters to the "gitweb" interface are not properly sanitised in gitweb/gitweb.perl 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 1.7.3.4.


Solution:
Update to version 1.7.3.4.

Provided and/or discovered by:
Emanuele Gentili, Tiger Security.

Original Advisory:
GIT:
http://git.kernel.org/?p=git/git.git;a=blob;f=Documentation/RelNotes/1.7.3.4.txt
http://git.kernel.org/?p=git/git.git;a=commit;h=3017ed62f47ce14a959e2d315c434d4980cf4243

Tiger Security:
http://www.tigersecurity.it/nuova-vulnerabilita-di-gitweb-rilasciata-in-responsible-disclosure-dal-tiger-team-di-tiger-security-s-r-l/index.aspx

Deep Links:
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