Multiple vulnerabilities in Ruby Redmine



Published: 2021-04-09 | Updated: 2021-04-12
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 3
CVE-ID CVE-2020-36306
CVE-2020-36308
CVE-2020-36307
CWE-ID CWE-79
CWE-200
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
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Vendor Ruby

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains information about 3 vulnerabilities.

Updated 12.04.2021
Added vulnerabilities #2-3

1) Cross-site scripting

EUVDB-ID: #VU52024

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-36306

CWE-ID: CWE-79 - Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the "back_url" field. A remote attacker can trick the victim to follow a specially crafted link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Redmine: 4.0.0 - 4.1.0


CPE2.3 External links

http://www.redmine.org/projects/redmine/wiki/Security_Advisories

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

2) Information disclosure

EUVDB-ID: #VU52048

Risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-36308

CWE-ID: CWE-200 - Information Exposure

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to excessive data output by the application. A remote attacker can discover the subject of a non-visible issue by performing a CSV export and reading time entries.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Redmine: 4.0.0 - 4.1.0


CPE2.3 External links

http://www.redmine.org/projects/redmine/wiki/Security_Advisories

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

3) Stored cross-site scripting

EUVDB-ID: #VU52045

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-36307

CWE-ID: CWE-79 - Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the textile inline links. A remote attacker can permanently inject and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Redmine: 4.0.0 - 4.1.0


CPE2.3 External links

http://www.redmine.org/projects/redmine/wiki/Security_Advisories

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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