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Vulnerability of phpLDAPadmin: Cross Site Scripting

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Scripting of phpLDAPadmin, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
Vulnerable software: Debian, Fedora.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 10/07/2017.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2017-11107, DLA-1019-1, DLA-1561-1, FEDORA-2017-05888dd4fe, FEDORA-2017-1a8bebaab4, FEDORA-2017-346836a623, VIGILANCE-VUL-23179.

Description of the vulnerability 

The phpLDAPadmin product offers a web service.

However, it does not filter received data before inserting them in generated HTML documents.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Scripting of phpLDAPadmin, in order to run JavaScript code in the context of the web site.
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This computer vulnerability alert impacts software or systems such as Debian, Fedora.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer threat alert is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

Debian 7: new phpldapadmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 7: phpldapadmin 1.2.2-5+deb7u1

Debian 8: new phpldapadmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: phpldapadmin 1.2.2-5.2+deb8u1

Fedora: new phpldapadmin packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 24: phpldapadmin 1.2.3-10.fc24
  Fedora 25: phpldapadmin 1.2.3-10.fc25
  Fedora 26: phpldapadmin 1.2.3-10.fc26
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