XSS vulnerability in CuteSITE CMS

2010-06-07T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:23989
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-06-07T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability ID: HTB22397 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_vulnerability_in_cutesite_cms.html Product: CuteSITE CMS Vendor: AMT Company Vulnerable Version: 1.5.0 and Probably Prior Versions Vendor Notification: 20 May 2010 Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting) Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted 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 "/manage/main.php" script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "fld_path" 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:

http://host/manage/main.php?fld_path=XXX%3Cscript%3Ealert%28document.cookie%29%3C/script%3E