Social Web CMS 2 - index.php Cross-Site Scripting

2010-02-19T00:00:00
ID EXPLOITPACK:C44608098F2F650108949C93CE87E6E1
Type exploitpack
Reporter GoLdeN-z3r0
Modified 2010-02-19T00:00:00

Description

Social Web CMS 2 - index.php Cross-Site Scripting

                                        
                                            source: https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/38329/info

Social Web CMS 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.

Social Web CMS Beta 2 is vulnerable; other versions may also be affected. 

The following example URI is available:

http://www.example.com/index.php?category=%22%3E[XSS]