Movable Type vulnerable to cross-site scripting


Movable Type contains a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

mt-wizard.cgi and Movable Type templates contain a cross-site scripting vulnerability.
CVSS Severity (What is CVSS?)

CVSS V2 Severity:
Base Metrics 2.6 (Low) [IPA Score]
  • Access Vector: Network
  • Access Complexity: High
  • Authentication: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: Partial
  • Availability Impact: None
Affected Products

Version 5.12, 5.06, 4.37, 4.292 and earlier of the products listed below are vulnerable.

Six Apart, Ltd.
  • Movable Type Open Source
  • Movable Type Enterprise
  • Movable Type Advanced
  • Movable Type (with Professional Pack, Community Pack)

For more information, refer to the information provided by the developer.

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

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Update to the latest version of each product according to the information provided by the developer.
Vendor Information

Six Apart, Ltd.
CWE (What is CWE?)

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

  1. CVE-2012-0318

  1. JVN : JVN#49836527
  2. National Vulnerability Database (NVD) : CVE-2012-0318
Revision History

  • [2012/02/23]
      Web page was published