Visale pblscg.cgi catsubno Variable XSS

2006-04-19T03:32:37
ID OSVDB:24717
Type osvdb
Reporter r0t(krustevs@googlemail.com)
Modified 2006-04-19T03:32:37

Description

Vulnerability Description

Visale contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate 'catsubno' variable upon submission to the pblscg.cgi script. 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

Visale contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate 'catsubno' variable upon submission to the pblscg.cgi script. 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

/pblscg.cgi?catsubno=[XSS]

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.visale.com/ Secunia Advisory ID:19655 Related OSVDB ID: 24716 Related OSVDB ID: 24718 Other Advisory URL: http://pridels.blogspot.com/2006/04/visale-xss-vuln.html FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-1408 CVE-2006-1946 Bugtraq ID: 17598