SonicWall E-mail Security Host header cross-site scripting
|sonicwall-hostheader-xss (42283)||Medium Risk|
SonicWall E-mail Security is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the Host header in a specially-crafted URL request to a non-existent Web page to inject script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.
- Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Thu May 08 2008 - 10:04:54 CDT: SonicWall e-mail security Host Header XSS Vulnerability.
- SonicWALL Web site: Anti-Spam / Email Security.
- BID-29107: SonicWALL Email Security Error Page Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-2162: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in SonicWall Email Security 6.1.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the Host header in a request to a non-existent web page, which is not properly sanitized in an error page.
- OSVDB ID: 45017: SonicWALL Email Security 404 Error Page Crafted Host Header XSS
- SECTRACK ID: 1019999: SonicWALL Email Security Input Validation Hole Permits Cross-Site Scripting Attacks
- SonicWALL E-mail Security 6.1.1
May 08, 2008
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the author/distributor (IBM Internet Security Systems X-Force) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.
For corrections or additions please email ignore thisxforceignore this@ignore thisus.ignore thisibm.comignore this
* According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall IBM be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.