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eGroupWare: Multiple XSS vulnerabilities


1.  Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Version Information

Advisory Reference GLSA 200409-06 / eGroupWare
Release Date September 02, 2004
Latest Revision May 22, 2006: 02
Impact normal
Exploitable remote
Package Vulnerable versions Unaffected versions Architecture(s)
www-apps/egroupware <= >= All supported architectures

Related bugreports: #61510


The eGroupWare software contains multiple cross site scripting vulnerabilities.

2.  Impact Information


eGroupWare is a suite of web-based group applications including calendar, address book, messenger and email.


Joxean Koret recently discovered multiple cross site scripting vulnerabilities in various modules for the eGroupWare suite. This includes the calendar, address book, messenger and ticket modules.


These vulnerabilities give an attacker the ability to inject and execute malicious script code, potentially compromising the victim's browser.

3.  Resolution Information


There is no known workaround at this time. All users are encouraged to upgrade to the latest available version of eGroupWare.


All eGroupWare users should upgrade to the latest version:

Code Listing 3.1: Resolution

# emerge sync

# emerge -pv ">=www-apps/egroupware-"
# emerge ">=www-apps/egroupware-"

4.  References


Page updated September 02, 2004

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