vBulletin memberlist.php XSS

2002-11-21T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:3280
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2002-11-21T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

vBulletin contains a flaw that allows a remote Cross Site Scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate URI parameters upon submission to the memberlist.php script. This could allow a user to send a specially crafted request that would execute arbitrary code on 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

vBulletin contains a flaw that allows a remote Cross Site Scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate URI parameters upon submission to the memberlist.php script. This could allow a user to send a specially crafted request that would execute arbitrary code on the server leading to a loss of integrity.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.vbulletin.com/ Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-11/0276.html ISS X-Force ID: 10679 Bugtraq ID: 6226