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459229: CVE-2010-2545 cacti: XSS via various object names or descriptions

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Cacti before 0.8.7g, as used in Red Hat High Performance Computing (HPC) Solution and other products, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the name element in an XML template to templates_import.php&#59; and allow remote authenticated administrators to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to (2) cdef.php, (3) data_input.php, (4) data_queries.php, (5) data_sources.php, (6) data_templates.php, (7) gprint_presets.php, (8) graph.php, (9) graphs_new.php, (10) graphs.php, (11) graph_templates_inputs.php, (12) graph_templates_items.php, (13) graph_templates.php, (14) graph_view.php, (15) host.php, (16) host_templates.php, (17) lib/functions.php, (18) lib/html_form.php, (19) lib/html_form_template.php, (20) lib/html.php, (21) lib/html_tree.php, (22) lib/rrd.php, (23) rra.php, (24) tree.php, and (25) user_admin.php.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2545 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 4
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat HPC Solution for RHEL 5 Server RHSA-2010:0635 2010-08-20