ProWiki 'id' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

2012-02-13T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310802609
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-05-06T00:00:00

Description

This host is running ProWiki and is prone to cross site scripting vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# ProWiki 'id' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Sooraj KS <kssooraj@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# 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("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.802609");
  script_version("2020-05-06T12:58:00+0000");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-05-06 12:58:00 +0000 (Wed, 06 May 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-02-13 16:16:16 +0530 (Mon, 13 Feb 2012)");
  script_name("ProWiki 'id' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/109626/prowiki-xss.txt");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://st2tea.blogspot.in/2012/02/prowiki-cross-site-scripting.html");

  script_category(ACT_ATTACK);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Web application abuses");
  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_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to insert
  arbitrary HTML and script code, which will be executed in a user's browser
  session in the context of an affected site.");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"ProWiki versions 2.0.045 and prior.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw is due to improper validation of user-supplied input
  to the 'id' parameter in 'wiki.cgi' (when 'action' is set to 'browse'), which
  allows attackers to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's
  browser session in the context of an affected site.");

  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:"summary", value:"This host is running ProWiki and is prone to cross site scripting
  vulnerability.");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"WillNotFix");
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_app");
  exit(0);
}

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

port = http_get_port(default:80);

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

  if(dir == "/") dir = "";

  req = http_get(item:string(dir,"/wiki.cgi"),  port:port);
  res = http_keepalive_send_recv(port:port, data:req);

  if(!isnull(res) && '>ProWiki' >< res)
  {
    url = dir + "/wiki.cgi?action=browse&id=><script>alert(document.cookie)" +
                "</script>'";

    if(http_vuln_check(port:port, url:url, check_header: TRUE,
       pattern:"<script>alert\(document.cookie\)</script>"))
    {
      security_message(port:port);
      exit(0);
    }
  }
}

exit(99);