PHP Live! 3.2.2 Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

2006-12-26T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:15505
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2006-12-26T00:00:00

Description

PHP Live! (© OSI Codes Inc.) enables live help and live customer support communication directly from your website. With PHP Live!, you can provide one-on-one chat assistance in real-time, answer visitor questions and add that extra human touch to your website. The application if full of xss holes inside the Admin Panel and chat system its self. An attacker may leverage this issue to have arbitrary script code execute in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may help the attacker steal cookie-based authentication credentials and launch other attacks.

PHP Live! 3.2.2 Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

Hackers Center Security Group (http://www.hackerscenter.com)

Credit: Doz

Risk: Medium to High

Vendor: www.phplivesupport.com/

Class: Cross-Site Scripting

Remote: Yes

Local: Yes

Free Trial: www.phplivesupport.com/trial.php

Versions: 3.2.2 & older versions maybe effected.

Exploit: An attacker can exploit these issues via a web client.

XSS example:

Local:

/transcripts.php?action=view&deptid=1&userid=0&search_string=[XSS]

or

http://PHP Live Site.com/index.php?l=[XSS]

or

http://PHP Live Site.com/phplive/index.php (login XSS)

Remote:

/phplive/message_box.php?theme=&l=ezpub&x=1&deptid=[XSS]

or

/phplive/message_box.php?theme=&l=admin&x=[XSS]

Solution: Filter out characters that invite XSS attacks.