Microsoft Exchange Outlook Web Access email fields cross-site scripting
|exchange-owa-email-fields-xss (43328)||Medium Risk|
Microsoft Exchange Server is vulnerable to cross-site scripting in the Outlook Web Access component, caused by improper validation of the email fields when opening and email. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted email from within their OWA session, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary script within the security context of victim's session.
Apply the appropriate patch for your system, as listed in the latest Microsoft Security Bulletin. See References.
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Use Microsoft Automatic Update if it is supported by your operating system. The original bulletin issued by Microsoft has been superseded.
- HPSBST02350 SSRT080102 rev.1: Storage Management Appliance (SMA), Microsoft Patch Applicability MS08-037 to MS08-040.
- Microsoft Security Bulletin MS08-039: Vulnerabilities in Outlook Web Access for Exchange Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (953747).
- Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-003: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange Could Allow Remote Code Execution (959239).
- NORTEL BULLETIN ID: 2008008958, Rev 1: Centrex IP Client Manager (CICM) response to Microsoft July security bulletin .
- ASA-2008-290: MS08-039 Vulnerabilities in Outlook Web Access for Exchange Server Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (953747)
- BID-30130: Microsoft Outlook Web Access for Exchange Server Email Field Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-2247: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Outlook Web Access (OWA) for Exchange Server 2003 SP2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via unspecified e-mail fields, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-2248.
- SA30964: Microsoft Outlook Web Access Script Insertion Vulnerabilities
- SECTRACK ID: 1020439: Microsoft Outlook Web Access for Exchange Server Input Validation Bugs Permit Cross-Site Scripting Attacks
- VUPEN/ADV-2008-2021: Microsoft Exchange Server Cross Site Scripting Issues (MS08-039)
- HP Storage Management Appliance 2.1
- Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 SP2
Jul 08, 2008
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