MAXdev 1.0.83 Cross Site Scripting

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


                                            `Vulnerability ID: HTB22563  
Product: MAXdev  
Vendor: MAXdev ( )   
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 (   
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:  
Solution: Upgrade to the most recent version