Snitz Forums search.asp XSS

2003-06-16T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:3297
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2003-06-16T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Snitz Forums 2000 contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate search parameters upon submission to the search.asp 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 workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Snitz Communications has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

Snitz Forums 2000 contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate search parameters upon submission to the search.asp 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://forum.snitz.com/ Secunia Advisory ID:9065 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2003-06/0110.html ISS X-Force ID: 12325 CVE-2003-0492 Bugtraq ID: 7922