Monkey HTTP Server 0.1/0.4/0.5 - Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

2002-09-30T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:21880
Type exploitdb
Reporter DownBload
Modified 2002-09-30T00:00:00

Description

Monkey HTTP Server 0.1/0.4/0.5 Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities. CVE-2002-1852. Remote exploits for multiple platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5829/exploit

Monkey HTTP server is prone to cross site scripting vulnerabilities. 

An attacker may exploit this vulnerability by enticing a victim user to follow a malicious link. Attacker-supplied HTML and script code may be executed on a web client visiting the malicious link in the context of the webserver.

Attackers may potentially exploit this issue to manipulate web content or to steal cookie-based authentication credentials. It may be possible to take arbitrary actions as the victim user.

www.victim.com/<script>alert('test');</script>
www.victim.com/cgi-bin/test2.pl?<script>alert('test');</script>