PerlMailer cross-site scripting vulnerability


PerlMailer is a mail form CGI provided by "Homepage Decorator". A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists in PerlMailer.

PerlMailer is a mail form CGI provided by "Homepage Decorator". It is used to send mail from a form on a web page. A cross-site scripting vulnerabiltiy exists in PerlMailer.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 4.3 (Medium) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: Medium
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

Homepage Decorator
  • PerlMailer 3.01 and earlier


An arbitrary script may be executed on the user's web browser.

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Vendor Information

Homepage Decorator
CWE (What is CWE?)

  1. Cross-site Scripting(CWE-79) [NVD Evaluation]
CVE (What is CVE?)

  1. CVE-2008-1604

  1. JVN : JVN#76669770
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2008-1604
  3. Secunia Advisory : SA29517
  4. SecurityFocus : 28472
Revision History

  • [2008/05/21]
      Web page published