ClipBucket 2.6 Cross Site Scripting

Type packetstorm
Reporter Canberk BOLAT
Modified 2012-10-20T00:00:00


Name : XSS Vulnerabilities in ClipBucket  
Software : ClipBucket 2.6 and possibly below.  
Vendor Homepage :  
Vulnerability Type : Cross-Site Scripting  
Severity : Critical  
Researcher : Canberk Bolat  
Advisory Reference : NS-12-013  
ClipBucket is an OpenSource Multimedia Management Script Provided Free  
to the Community. This script comes with all the bells & whistles  
required to start your own Video Sharing website like Youtube,  
Metacafe, Veoh, Hulu or any other top video distribution application  
in matter of minutes. ClipBucket is fastest growing script which was  
first started as Youtube Clone but now its advance features &  
enhancements makes it the most versatile, reliable & scalable media  
distribution platform with latest social networking features, while  
staying light on your pockets. Whether you are a small fan club or a  
big Multi Tier Network operator, Clipbucket will fulfill your video  
management needs.  
ClipBucket is affected by XSS vulnerabilities in version 2.6  
Params: (cat, sort, time, seo_cat_name, cat, sort, time, page, seo_cat_name)  
Files: (channels.php, collections.php, groups.php, photos.php, videos.php)'%22--%3E%3C/style%3E%3C/script%3E%3Cscript%3Ealert(0x005B39)%3C/script%3E&submit=Search  
signup.php (POST: username)  
You can read the full article about Cross-Site Scripting from here:  
Cross-site Scripting (XSS)  
No fix.  
Advisory Timeline  
05/12/2011 - First Contact  
03/01/2012 - Second Contact - No Reply  
19/10/2012 - Advisory Released  
It has been discovered on testing of Netsparker, Web Application  
Security Scanner -  
Vendor Url / Patch : -  
MSL Advisory Link :  
Netsparker Advisories :  
About Netsparker  
Netsparker® can find and report security issues such as SQL Injection  
and Cross-site Scripting (XSS) in all web applications regardless of  
the platform and the technology they are built on. Netsparker's unique  
detection and exploitation techniques allows it to be dead accurate in  
reporting hence it's the first and the only False Positive Free web  
application security scanner.  
Netsparker Advisories, <>