Bug 620897 (CVE-2010-2536) - CVE-2010-2536 rekonq: universal XSS issue
Summary: CVE-2010-2536 rekonq: universal XSS issue
Alias: CVE-2010-2536
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability   
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Version: unspecified
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 620899
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-08-03 18:06 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2016-03-04 11:03 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-04-29 12:54:25 UTC
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Description Vincent Danen 2010-08-03 18:06:09 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2010-2536 to
the following vulnerability:

Name: CVE-2010-2536
URL: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2010-2536
Assigned: 20100630
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20100721 Re: Universal XSS in Rekonq
Reference: URL: http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=127973502617945&w=2
Reference: MLIST:[oss-security] 20100721 Universal XSS in Rekonq
Reference: URL: http://marc.info/?l=oss-security&m=127971194610788&w=2
Reference: CONFIRM: https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=217464
Reference: OSVDB:66568
Reference: URL: http://www.osvdb.org/66568
Reference: SECUNIA:40646
Reference: URL: http://secunia.com/advisories/40646

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in rekonq 0.5 and
earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML
via (1) a URL associated with a nonexistent domain name, related to
webpage.cpp, aka a "universal XSS" issue; (2) unspecified vectors
related to webview.cpp; and the about: views for (3) favorites, (4)
bookmarks, (5) closed tabs, and (6) history.

Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2010-08-03 18:08:29 UTC
The upstream bug report includes a patch that should correct this issue.  It would affect rekonq on all currently supported Fedora versions (12, 13, and rawhide).

Comment 2 Vincent Danen 2010-08-03 18:09:01 UTC
Created rekonq tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 620899]

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