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<glsa id="200511-20">
<title>Horde Application Framework: XSS vulnerability</title>
<synopsis>
The Horde Application Framework is vulnerable to a cross-site scripting
vulnerability which could lead to the compromise of the victim's browser
content.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">horde</product>
<announced>November 22, 2005</announced>
<revised>November 22, 2005: 01</revised>
<bug>112491</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="www-apps/horde" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.2.9</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">2.2.9</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
The Horde Application Framework is a general-purpose web
application framework written in PHP, providing classes for handling
preferences, compression, browser detection, connection tracking, MIME,
and more.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
The Horde Team reported a potential XSS vulnerability. Horde fails
to properly escape error messages which may lead to displaying
unsanitized error messages via Notification_Listener::getMessage()
</p>
</description>
<impact type="low">
<p>
By enticing a user to read a specially-crafted e-mail or using a
manipulated URL, an attacker can execute arbitrary scripts running in
the context of the victim's browser. This could lead to a compromise of
the user's browser content.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Horde Application Framework users should upgrade to the latest
version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=www-apps/horde-2.2.9&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://www.cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3570">CVE-2005-3570</uri>
<uri link="http://lists.horde.org/archives/announce/2005/000231.html">Horde Announcement</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Sun, 20 Nov 2005 18:32:42 +0000">
jaervosz
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sun, 20 Nov 2005 19:23:12 +0000">
adir
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Mon, 21 Nov 2005 09:22:48 +0000">
koon
</metadata>
</glsa>