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|2014 Q1: 87%||2013 Q2: 92%|
|2013 Q4: 67%||2013 Q1: 100%|
|2013 Q3: 77%||2012 Q4: 68%|
Vendor Average Time to Patch
|2014 Q1: 5 days||2013 Q2: 30 days|
|2013 Q4: 8 days||2013 Q1: 13 days|
|2013 Q3: 13 days||2012 Q4: 26 days|
Multiple Vulnerabilities in Habari
|Vulnerable Versions:||0.6.5 and probably prior|
|Advisory Publication:||December 2, 2010 [without technical details]|
|Vendor Notification:||December 2, 2010|
|Public Disclosure:||December 16, 2010|
|Latest Update:||December 9, 2010|
|Vulnerability Type:||Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]|
Information Exposure Through Externally-generated Error Message [CWE-211]
|CVSSv2 Base Scores:||5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)|
|Solution Status:||Fixed by Vendor|
|Discovered and Provided:||High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab|
High-Tech Bridge SA Security Research Lab has discovered multiple vulnerabilities in Habari which could be exploited to perform cross-site scripting attacks and gain potentially sensitive information.
The weakness was found in the "/system/admin/header.php" and "/system/admin/comments_items.php" scripts. A remote attacker can obtain knowledge of the application`s installation path by directly accessing the system/admin/header.php and system/admin/comments_items.php scripts.
2.1 The vulnerability exists due to input sanitation error in the "additem_form" parameter in system/admin/dash_additem.php. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request to the vulnerable script and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user`s browser in context of the vulnerable website. Successful exploitation requires that victim is logged-in into the application and has access to administrative interface and that register_globals is on.
2.2 The vulnerability exists due to input sanitation error in the "status_data" parameter in system/admin/dash_status.php. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request to the vulnerable script and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user`s browser in context of the vulnerable website. Successful exploitation requires that victim is logged-in into the application and has access to administrative interface and that register_globals is on.
|Upgrade to version 0.6.6.|
| High-Tech Bridge Advisory HTB22731 - https://www.htbridge.com/advisory/HTB22731 - Multiple Vulnerabilities in Habari|
 Habari - habariproject.org - Habari is a free and open source blog engine written in PHP and currently supports MySQL, SQLite and PostgreSQL for the database backend.
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