[ic] Interchange security releases: 5.7.2, 5.6.2, 5.4.4

Peter peter at pajamian.dhs.org
Sun Sep 20 21:05:06 UTC 2009

On 09/20/2009 11:10 AM, Grant wrote:
>>> I hope replying here is alright.  I'm trying to figure out if I'm
>>> vulnerable to this.  I don't use [search-region] or ActionMap at all.
>>> Does that exclude me?
>> No, you are vulnerable if you use a Standard or Foundation based
>> catalog.  You are vulnerable if you have a search results page that
>> utilizes the Interchange standard search facilities anywhere, even if
>> you do not use it.  If you think you might be vulnerable you probably
>> are.  If you think you are not vulnerable then you still probably are.
>> I recommend this update for ... pretty much everyone.
>> Peter
> I don't use a Standard or Foundation based catalog, and my search
> results pages are completely home-brewed within IC.  None of the raw
> search parameters appear in the URL ever.  I do use [loop
> search="..."][/loop] within my pages, but I don't know if that counts
> as "standard search facilities" and I don't see how that could be
> manipulated.

In that case chances are you are safe from this vulnerability, but I'm
not bout to make any guarantees.  If you want to be safe do the upgrade.


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