Xeams 4.5 Build 5755 CSRF / Cross Site Scripting

Type packetstorm
Reporter Marlow Tannhauser
Modified 2015-05-08T00:00:00


                                            `# Exploit Title: Multiple vulnerabilities in Xeams 4.5 Build 5755 (CSRF/Stored XSS)  
# Date: 07-05-2015  
# Exploit Author: Marlow Tannhauser  
# Contact: marlowtannhauser@gmail.com  
# Vendor Homepage: http://www.synametrics.com  
# Software Link: http://web.synametrics.com/XeamsDownload.htm  
# Version: 4.5 Build 5755. Earlier versions may also be affected.  
# CVE: 2015-3141 (Xeams)  
# Category: Web apps  
08/02/2015: Initial disclosure to vendor and CERT  
09/02/2015: Acknowledgment of vulnerabilities from vendor  
11/02/2015: Disclosure deadline of 01/03/2015 agreed with vendor  
19/02/2015: Disclosure deadline renegotiated to 01/04/2015 at vendor's request  
09/04/2015: Disclosure deadline renegotiated to 20/04/2015 at vendor's request  
20/04/2015: Confirmation of fix from vendor  
07/05/2015: Disclosure  
Note that the CVE-ID is for the CSRF vulnerability only. No CVE-ID has been generated for the stored XSS vulnerabilities. The vulnerable version of the product is no longer available for download from the vendor's webpage. Note also that this is a different vulnerability from CVE 2012-2569.  
Xeams 4.5 Build 5755 is vulnerable to CSRF attacks, which can also be combined with stored XSS attacks (authenticated administrators only). The JSESSIONID created when a user logs on to the system is persistent and does not change across requests.  
# POC 1 #  
The following PoC uses the CSRF vulnerability to create a new SMTP domain in the application, and combines it with one of the stored XSS vulnerabilities.  
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# POC 2 #  
The following PoC uses the CSRF vulnerability to create a new user with the details shown.  
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Stored XSS vulnerabilities are present in the following fields:  
Server Configuration > SMTP Configuration > Domain Configuration > New domain name field  
Example URL:  
Server Configuration > Manage Forwarders > Add a new forwarder > Recipient's address  
Example URL:  
Server Configuration > Manage POP3 Fetcher > New Account > POP3 Server field, User Name field, and Recipient field  
Example URL:  
Server Configuration > Server Configuration > Advanced Configuration > Smtp HELO domain [XSS is displayed in Tools > About Xeams]  
Example URL: POST request  
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