Vulnerability CVE-2012-4532


Published: 2012-10-31

Description:
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in modules/mod_languages/tmpl/default.php in the Language Switcher module for Joomla! 2.5.x before 2.5.7 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the PATH_INFO to index.php. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
Low
Joomla 2.5.6 Multiple Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities
Stefan Schurtz
01.11.2012

Type:

CWE-79

(Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting'))

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.3/10
2.9/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
None
Partial
None
Affected software
Joomla -> Joomla! 

 References:
http://www.osvdb.org/83490
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/19/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/10/07/3
http://www.joomla.org/announcements/release-news/5463-joomla-2-5-7-released.html
http://www.darksecurity.de/advisories/2012/SSCHADV2012-014.txt
http://secunia.com/advisories/49678
http://developer.joomla.org/security/news/540-20120902-core-xss-vulnerability

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