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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                    ESB-2008.0235 -- [Win][UNIX/Linux]
         Drupal Module - Refine by Taxonomy - Cross Site Scripting
                               6 March 2008


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              Refine by Taxonomy
Publisher:            Drupal
Operating System:     UNIX variants (UNIX, Linux, OSX)
Impact:               Cross-site Scripting
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated

Original Bulletin:    http://drupal.org/node/230460

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- ------------SA-2008-019 - REFINE BY TAXONOMY - CROSS SITE SCRIPTING------------

  * Advisory ID: DRUPAL-SA-2008-019

  * Project: Refine by Taxonomy (third-party module)

  * Version: 5.x

  * Date: 2008-March-05

  * Security risk: Less critical

  * Exploitable from: Remote

  * Vulnerability: Cross site scripting

- ------------DESCRIPTION------------

Refine by Taxonomy is a module that provides a taxonomy browsing user

Taxonomy terms are not escaped before display, making it possible to inject
arbitrary HTML and script code into pages which contain the Refine by Taxonomy
feature. This may lead to administrator access if certain conditions are met.
Learn more about cross site scripting on Wikipedia [
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross_site_scripting ].

- ------------VERSIONS AFFECTED------------

  * Refine by Taxonomy for Drupal 5.x before Refine by Taxonomy 5.x-0.1

Drupal core is not affected. If you do not use the contributed Refine by
Taxonomy module, there is nothing you need to do.

- ------------SOLUTION------------

Install the latest version:

  * If you use Drupal 5.x upgrade to Refine by Taxonomy 5.x-0.1 [
http://drupal.org/node/230460 ].

See also the Refine by Taxonomy project page [
http://drupal.org/project/refine_by_taxo ]. 

- ------------REPORTED BY------------

The Refine by Taxonomy maintainer, Bèr Kessels [ http://drupal.org/user/2663

- ------------CONTACT------------

The security contact for Drupal can be reached at security at drupal.org or via
the form at [ http://drupal.org/contact ].

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