Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities in KnowledgeBank 1.01


Armorize Technologies Security Advisory Advisory No: Armorize-ADV-2006-0006 Status: Partial Date: 2006/10/19 Summary: Armorize-ADV-2006-0006 discloses multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities that are found in KnowledgeBank (http://sourceforge.net/projects/knowledgebank/), which is a is a PHP/mySQL web app that allows you to create a searchable database application with categories, subcategories, and screenshots. Affected Software: KnowledgeBank 1.01 Vulnerability Description: Cross-Site Scripting Analysis/Impact: Privacy leakages from the client-side may lead to session hijacking, identity theft and information theft. Detection/Exploit(partial): addknowledge.php addscreenshot.php Protection/Solution: 1. Escape every questionable URI and HTML script. 2. Remove prohibited user input. Credit: Security Team at Armorize Technologies, Inc. (security (at) armorize (dot) com [email concealed]) Additional Information: Link to this Armorize advisory http://www.armorize.com/advisory.php?Keyword=Armorize-ADV-2006-0006 Links to all Armorize advisories http://www.armorize.com/advisory/ Links to Armorize vulnerability database http://www.armorize.com/resources/vulnerability.php Armorize Technologies is delivering the world's most advanced source code analysis solution for Web application security based on its award-winning and patent-pending verification technologies. Addressing security early in the software development life cycle (SDLC), Armorize CodeSecure proactively identifies and traces vulnerabilities in Web application source code, effectively hardening websites against today's ever growing security threats. CodeSecure's zero-false-positive accuracy, traceback support and Web 2.0-based interface make it the premium Web application security solution. For more information please visit: http://www.armorize.com.