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Vulnerability Score 3.5 3.5
CVE Id CVE-2008-5996
Last Modified 19 Aug 2009 01:22:51
Published 28 Jan 2009 10:30:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication SINGLE_INSTANCE



Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the Simplenews module 5.x before 5.x-1.5 and 6.x before 6.x-1.0-beta4, a module for Drupal, allows remote authenticated users, with "administer taxonomy" permissions, to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a Newsletter category field.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Link3 Simplenews 4.6.x-1.x-dev

  • Link3 Simplenews 4.7.x-1.0

  • Link3 Simplenews 4.7.x-1.x-dev

  • Link3 Simplenews 4.7.x-2.x-dev

  • Link3 Simplenews 5.x-1.0

  • Link3 Simplenews 5.x-1.1

  • Link3 Simplenews 5.x-1.2

  • Link3 Simplenews 5.x-1.3

  • Link3 Simplenews 5.x-1.4

  • Link3 Simplenews 5.x-1.x-dev

  • Link3 Simplenews 6.x-1.0

  • Link3 Simplenews 6.x-1.x-dev


BID - 31377


XF - simplenews-newsletter-xss(45407)

SECUNIA - 32022

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:01