Vulnerability Name:

CVE-2015-4706

Assigned:2015-06-22
Published:2017-09-21
Updated:2017-09-30
Summary:Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in IPython 3.x before 3.2 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors involving JSON error messages and the /api/contents path.
CVSS v3 Severity:6.1 Medium (CVSS v3 Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope:Scope (S): Changed
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Low
Integrity (I): Low
Availibility (A): None
3.7 Low (CCN CVSS v3 Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Low
Availibility (A): None
CVSS v2 Severity:4.3 Medium (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availibility (A): None
Vulnerability Type:CWE-79
References:Source: MLIST
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/06/22/7

Source: BID
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
75328

Source: CONFIRM
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1235688

Source: CONFIRM
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
https://github.com/ipython/ipython/commit/7222bd53ad089a65fd610fab4626f9d0ab47dfce

Source: CONFIRM
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
https://github.com/ipython/ipython/commit/c2078a53543ed502efd968649fee1125e0eb549c

Source: CONFIRM
Type: VENDOR_ADVISORY
https://ipython.org/ipython-doc/3/whatsnew/version3.html

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:ipython:ipython:3.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/a:ipython:ipython:3.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Denotes that component is vulnerable
    Oval Definitions
    Definition IDClassTitleLast Modified
    oval:com.ubuntu.trusty:def:20154706000
    V
    CVE-2015-4706 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (trusty) - low.
    2017-09-21
    oval:com.ubuntu.precise:def:20154706000
    V
    CVE-2015-4706 on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (precise) - low.
    2015-06-24
    BACK
    ipython ipython 3.0.0
    ipython ipython 3.1.0