Public Date:
1537941: CVE-2018-5950 mailman: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in web UI
A cross-site scripting (XSS) flaw was found in mailman. An attacker, able to trick the user into visiting a specific URL, can execute arbitrary web scripts on the user's side and force the victim to perform unintended actions.

Find out more about CVE-2018-5950 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

CVSS3 Base Score 6.1
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Changed
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (mailman) RHSA-2018:0504 2018-03-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (mailman) RHSA-2018:0505 2018-03-13

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 mailman Will not fix
Last Modified