eMotion MediaPartner Web Server XSS

2005-01-10T19:30:38
ID OSVDB:12873
Type osvdb
Reporter Paul Docherty(PJD@portcullis-security.com)
Modified 2005-01-10T19:30:38

Description

Vulnerability Description

Emotion MediaPartner Web Server contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate URI variables upon submission to the site. This could allow a user to create a specially crafted URL that would execute arbitrary code in a user's browser within the trust relationship between the browser and the server, leading to a loss of integrity.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

Emotion MediaPartner Web Server contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate URI variables upon submission to the site. This could allow a user to create a specially crafted URL that would execute arbitrary code in a user's browser within the trust relationship between the browser and the server, leading to a loss of integrity.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[victim]/../../<script>alert(.portcullis.)</script>../../

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.emotion.com/ Security Tracker: 1012838 Secunia Advisory ID:13820 Related OSVDB ID: 12874 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-01/0090.html Keyword: Portcullis Security Advisory 05-010 CVE-2005-0336