e107 website system 0.7.5 submitnews.php Query String PATH_INFO Parameter XSS

2006-09-13T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:28554
Type exploitdb
Reporter zark0vac
Modified 2006-09-13T00:00:00

Description

e107 website system 0.7.5 submitnews.php Query String (PATH_INFO) Parameter XSS. CVE-2006-4794. Webapps exploit for php platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19997/info
       
e107 CMS is prone to multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities because the application fails to sanitize user-supplied input. 
       
An attacker may levearge this issue to have arbitrary script code execute in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may let the attacker steal cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks.
       
Version 0.7.5 is vulnerable to this issue; other versions may also be affected.

http://www,example.com/submitnews.php/"><script>alert('founded by pointGLow.com -zark0vac')</script>