myPHPNuke 1.8.8 Links.php Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

ID EDB-ID:22268
Type exploitdb
Reporter Tacettin Karadeniz
Modified 2003-02-20T00:00:00


myPHPNuke 1.8.8 Links.php Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability. CVE-2003-1372. Webapps exploit for php platform


Reportedly, myPHPNuke 'links.php' does not adequately filter HTML code thus making it prone to cross-site scripting attacks. It is possible for a remote attacker to create a malicious link containing script code that will be executed in the browser of a legitimate user. All code will be executed within the context of the website running myPHPNuke.

This issue may be exploited to steal cookie-based authentication credentials from legitimate users of the website running the vulnerable software.

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