Inline Gallery 0.3.9 Cross Site Scripting

2011-03-08T00:00:00
ID PACKETSTORM:99084
Type packetstorm
Reporter High-Tech Bridge SA
Modified 2011-03-08T00:00:00

Description

                                        
                                            `Vulnerability ID: HTB22873  
Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_in_inline_gallery_wordpress_plugin.html  
Product: Inline Gallery wordpress plugin  
Vendor: m0n5t3r ( http://m0n5t3r.info/work/wordpress-plugins/inline-gallery/ )   
Vulnerable Version: 0.3.9  
Vendor Notification: 22 February 2011   
Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting)  
Risk level: Medium   
Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/)   
  
Vulnerability Details:  
The vulnerability exists due to failure in the "/wp-content/plugins/inline-gallery/browser/browser.php" script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "do" variable.  
User can execute arbitrary JavaScript code within the vulnerable application.  
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.  
  
The following PoC is available:  
  
  
http://[host]/wp-content/plugins/inline-gallery/browser/browser.php?do=%3Cscript%3Ealert%28%22XSS%22%29;%3C/script%3E  
  
  
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