WordPress BlixKrieg Theme s Variable XSS

2007-07-18T17:21:44
ID OSVDB:37056
Type osvdb
Reporter phoenix()
Modified 2007-07-18T17:21:44

Description

Vulnerability Description

The BlixKrieg theme for WordPress contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate the 's' variable upon submission to the index.php 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

The BlixKrieg theme for WordPress contains a flaw that allows a remote cross site scripting attack. This flaw exists because the application does not validate the 's' variable upon submission to the index.php 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.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.utheguru.com Secunia Advisory ID:26115 Related OSVDB ID: 37057 Keyword: xss CVE-2007-4014 Bugtraq ID: 24954