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htdig -- cross site scripting vulnerability

Affected packages
htdig < 3.2.0.b6_1


VuXML ID 673aec6f-1cae-11da-bc01-000e0c2e438a
Discovery 2005-02-03
Entry 2005-09-04
Modified 2005-09-13

Michael Krax reports a vulnerability within htdig. The vulnerability lies within an unsanitized config parameter, allowing a malicious attacker to execute arbitrary scripting code on the target's browser. This might allow the attacker to obtain the user's cookies which are associated with the site, including cookies used for authentication.


Bugtraq ID 12442
CVE Name CVE-2005-0085