NewsOffice 2.0.18 - 'news_show.php' Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability

ID EDB-ID:34258
Type exploitdb
Reporter John Leitch
Modified 2010-07-05T00:00:00


NewsOffice 2.0.18 'news_show.php' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability. CVE-2010-2844. Webapps exploit for php platform


NewsOffice is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input. 

An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may allow the attacker to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and to launch other attacks.

NewsOffice 2.0.18 is vulnerable; other versions may also be affected.'%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert(0)%3C/script%3E