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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-4930
Last Modified 05 Nov 2008 12:00:00
Published 04 Nov 2008 04:00:05
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-4930

Summary

MyBB (aka MyBulletinBoard) 1.4.2 does not properly handle an uploaded file with a nonstandard file type that contains HTML sequences, which allows remote attackers to cause that file to be processed as HTML by Internet Explorer's content inspection, aka "Incomplete protection against MIME-sniffing." NOTE: this could be leveraged for XSS and other attacks.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Mybb 1.4.2


References

MLIST - [oss-security] 20081101 CVE request (Fwd: MyBB 1.4.2: Multiple Vulnerabilties)

FULLDISC - 20081027 MyBB 1.4.2: Multiple Vulnerabilties


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:40