bloofoxCMS 0.3.5 Cross Site Scripting

2012-10-31T00:00:00
ID PACKETSTORM:117792
Type packetstorm
Reporter Canberk BOLAT
Modified 2012-10-31T00:00:00

Description

                                        
                                            `Information  
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Name : XSS Vulnerabilities in bloofoxCMS  
Software : bloofoxCMS 0.3.5 and possibly below.  
Vendor Homepage : http://www.bloofox.com  
Vulnerability Type : Cross-Site Scripting  
Severity : Critical  
Researcher : Canberk Bolat  
Advisory Reference : NS-12-015  
  
Description  
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bloofoxCMS is a free open source content management system (CMS).  
bloofoxCMS is a small and easy to use CMS. It enables you to manage  
websites and intranet sites on a very simple way. It is slim but also  
flexible.  
  
Details  
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bloofoxCMS is affected by XSS vulnerabilities in version 0.3.5  
  
http://example.com/index.php?'"--><script>alert(0x0004B3)</script>  
http://example.com/index.php?search='"--><script>alert(0x0004B3)</script>  
You can read the full article about Cross-Site Scripting from here:  
  
Cross-site Scripting (XSS)  
Solution  
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The vendor fixed this vulnerability in the new version. Please see the  
references.  
  
Advisory Timeline  
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23/01/2011 - First contact  
25/02/2012 - Vulnerability Fixed  
31/10/2012 - Advisory released  
  
Credits  
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It has been discovered on testing of Netsparker, Web Application Security  
Scanner - http://www.mavitunasecurity.com/netsparker/.  
  
References  
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Vendor Url / Patch : http://www.bloofox.com/change_log.24.html  
MSL Advisory Link :  
http://www.mavitunasecurity.com/xss-vulnerabilities-in-bloofoxcms/  
Netsparker Advisories :  
http://www.mavitunasecurity.com/netsparker-advisories/  
  
About Netsparker  
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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.  
  
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Netsparker Advisories, <advisories@mavitunasecurity.com>  
Homepage, http://www.mavitunasecurity.com/netsparker-advisories/  
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