synType CMS Cross Site Scripting

2010-06-23T00:00:00
ID PACKETSTORM:90880
Type packetstorm
Reporter High-Tech Bridge SA
Modified 2010-06-23T00:00:00

Description

                                        
                                            `Vulnerability ID: HTB22417  
Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/stored_xss_vulnerability_in_syntype_cms_comment_text_field.html  
Product: synType CMS  
Vendor: MindArray GbR  
Vulnerable Version: V.0.12.2 and Probably Prior Versions  
Vendor Notification: 03 June 2010   
Vulnerability Type: Stored XSS (Cross Site Scripting)  
Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted, Awaiting Vendor Response  
Risk level: Medium   
Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/)   
  
Vulnerability Details:  
User can execute arbitrary JavaScript code within the vulnerable application.  
  
The vulnerability exists due to failure in the comment text saving script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "cmnt_body" 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. Just enter a comment text like:  
comment bit"><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>  
in the "Dein Kommentar" textarea.  
  
Vulnerability ID: HTB22416  
Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_vulnerability_in_the_search_module_of_syntype_cms.html  
Product: synType CMS  
Vendor: MindArray GbR  
Vulnerable Version: V.0.12.2 and Probably Prior Versions  
Vendor Notification: 03 June 2010   
Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting)  
Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted, Awaiting Vendor Response  
Risk level: Medium   
Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/)   
  
Vulnerability Details:  
User can execute arbitrary JavaScript code within the vulnerable application.  
  
The vulnerability exists due to failure in the search script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "search" 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 by entering search text like:  
  
search"><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>  
  
  
`