BookReview Malformed File Name Path Disclosure

2005-05-26T20:13:34
ID OSVDB:16880
Type osvdb
Reporter Lostmon Lords(Lostmon@gmail.com)
Modified 2005-05-26T20:13:34

Description

Vulnerability Description

BookReview contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure.  The issue is triggered when issuing a specially crafted request containing a malformed file name, which will reveal the installation path resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Solution Description

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

Short Description

BookReview contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure.  The issue is triggered when issuing a specially crafted request containing a malformed file name, which will reveal the installation path resulting in a loss of confidentiality.

Manual Testing Notes

http://[victim]/suggestions/"><script>alert(document.cookie)</script> .htm http://[victim]/directory/">%3Cscript%3Ealert(document.cookie)%3C/script%3E.htm

References:

Security Tracker: 1014058 Related OSVDB ID: 16873 Related OSVDB ID: 16875 Related OSVDB ID: 16879 Related OSVDB ID: 16871 Related OSVDB ID: 16874 Related OSVDB ID: 16876 Related OSVDB ID: 16877 Related OSVDB ID: 16878 Related OSVDB ID: 16872 Related OSVDB ID: 16881 Other Advisory URL: http://lostmon.blogspot.com/2005/05/bookreview-10-multiple-variable-xss.html Bugtraq ID: 13783