QtWeb 'javascript:' And 'data:' URI XSS Vulnerability

2009-09-08T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:800899
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2009 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2016-12-29T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with QtWeb Browser and is prone to Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_qtweb_js_n_data_uri_xss_vuln.nasl 4869 2016-12-29 11:01:45Z teissa $
#
# QtWeb 'javascript:' And 'data:' URI XSS Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Sharath S <sharaths@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2009 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.
###############################################################################

tag_impact = "Successful exploitation will allow attackers to conduct Cross-Site Scripting
  attacks in the victim's system.
  Impact Level: Application";
tag_affected = "QtWeb version 3.0.0.145 on Windows.";
tag_insight = "Error occurs when application fails to sanitise the 'javascript:' and 'data:'
  URIs in Refresh headers or Location headers in HTTP responses, which can be
  exploited via vectors related to injecting a Refresh header or Location HTTP
  response header.";
tag_solution = "Upgrade to QtWeb version 3.2 or later
  For updates refer to http://www.qtweb.net/";
tag_summary = "This host is installed with QtWeb Browser and is prone to
  Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability.";

if(description)
{
  script_id(800899);
  script_version("$Revision: 4869 $");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2016-12-29 12:01:45 +0100 (Thu, 29 Dec 2016) $");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2009-09-08 18:25:53 +0200 (Tue, 08 Sep 2009)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"4.3");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2009-3018");
  script_name("QtWeb 'javascript:' And 'data:' URI XSS Vulnerability");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://websecurity.com.ua/3386/");
  script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/52993");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"executable_version");
  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2009 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("General");
  script_dependencies("gb_qtweb_detect.nasl");
  script_require_keys("QtWeb/Ver");
  script_tag(name : "impact" , value : tag_impact);
  script_tag(name : "affected" , value : tag_affected);
  script_tag(name : "insight" , value : tag_insight);
  script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
  script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

# Get for QtWeb Browser
qtwebVer = get_kb_item("QtWeb/Ver");

if(qtwebVer)
{
  # Check for QtWeb Browser Version 3.0 Build 003/001 (3.0.0.3/3 3.0.0.1)
  if(version_is_equal(version:qtwebVer, test_version:"3.0.0.3")||
     version_is_equal(version:qtwebVer, test_version:"3.0.0.1")){
    security_message(0);
  }
}