Bug 910931 (CVE-2013-0283) - CVE-2013-0283 Katello: Username in Notification page XSS
Summary: CVE-2013-0283 Katello: Username in Notification page XSS
Alias: CVE-2013-0283
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 995666
Blocks: 910963 1000138
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-02-13 22:00 UTC by Kurt Seifried
Modified: 2019-09-29 13:00 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-01-17 05:33:10 UTC

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Description Kurt Seifried 2013-02-13 22:00:27 UTC
Suresh Thiru (sthirugn) reports:

Description of problem:
In Notifications page, the Username should escape html characters

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a user named <blink>FOOO</blink>
2. Go to Notifications page and notice that FOOO is in blinking mode in the page
Actual results:
FOOO is in html blinking mode in the Notifications page

Expected results:
Username should be displayed fully in Notifications page: <blink>FOOO</blink>

Additional info:
This was introduced with https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=813291

Comment 1 Kurt Seifried 2013-07-26 07:38:39 UTC
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having moderate security impact in CloudForms 1.1. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates.

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