NPDS REvolution Cross Site Scripting

Type packetstorm
Reporter High-Tech Bridge SA
Modified 2010-05-14T00:00:00


                                            `Vulnerability ID: HTB22363  
Product: NPDS REvolution  
Vendor: NPDS  
Vulnerable Version: REvolution 10.02 and Probably Prior Versions  
Vendor Notification: 29 April 2010   
Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting)  
Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted, Awaiting Vendor Response  
Risk level: Medium   
Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA (   
Vulnerability Details:  
User can execute arbitrary JavaScript code within the vulnerable application.   
The vulnerability exists due to failure in the "/viewtopic.php" script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "topic" variable. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in a compromise of the application, theft of cookie-based authentication credentials, disclosure or modification of sensitive data.  
An attacker can use browser to exploit this vulnerability. The following PoC is available: