XSS vulnerability in NPDS REvolution

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-05-20T00:00:00


Vulnerability ID: HTB22365 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_vulnerability_in_npds_revolution.html Product: NPDS REvolution Vendor: NPDS Vulnerable Version: REvolution 10.02 and Probably Prior Versions Vendor Notification: 01 May 2010 Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting) Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted, Awaiting Vendor Response Risk level: Medium Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA (http://www.htbridge.ch/)

Vulnerability Details: User can execute arbitrary JavaScript code within the vulnerable application.

The vulnerability exists due to failure in the "download.php" script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "did" 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: