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CVE-2012-5883

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2012-11-13
Bugzilla: 876701: CVE-2012-4189 CVE-2012-4197 CVE-2012-4198 CVE-2012-4199 CVE-2012-5475 CVE-2012-5883 CVE-2012-5884 bugzilla: multiple security flaws fixed in versions 3.6.12, 4.0.9, 4.2.4, and 4.4rc1

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Flash component infrastructure in YUI 2.8.0 through 2.9.0, as used in Bugzilla 3.7.x and 4.0.x before 4.0.9, 4.1.x and 4.2.x before 4.2.4, and 4.3.x and 4.4.x before 4.4rc1, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to swfstore.swf, a similar issue to CVE-2010-4209.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5883 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

Base Score: 4.9
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: None

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