CVE-2012-5486

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2012-11-06
CWE:
CWE-113
Bugzilla:
878939: CVE-2012-5486 conga (Plone): Reflexive HTTP header injection
It was discovered that Plone, included as a part of luci, did not properly sanitize HTTP headers provided within certain URL requests. A remote attacker could use a specially crafted URL that, when processed, would cause the injected HTTP headers to be returned as a part of the Plone HTTP response, potentially allowing the attacker to perform other more advanced attacks.

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CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 4.3
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Clustering (v. 5 server) (conga) RHSA-2014:1194 2014-09-16

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 conga Affected

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