XSS vulnerability in Zomplog

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2010-10-28T00:00:00


Vulnerability ID: HTB22644 Reference: http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_vulnerability_in_zomplog_2.html Product: Zomplog Vendor: Gerben Schmidt ( http://www.zomp.nl/zomplog/ ) Vulnerable Version: 3.9 and probably prior versions Vendor Notification: 13 October 2010 Vulnerability Type: XSS (Cross Site Scripting) Status: Not Fixed, Vendor Alerted, Awaiting Vendor Response Risk level: Medium Credit: High-Tech Bridge SA - Ethical Hacking & Penetration Testing (http://www.htbridge.ch/)

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

The vulnerability exists due to failure in the "/admin/editor_pages.php" script to properly sanitize user-supplied input in "id" 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/admin/editor_pages.php?id=1'"><script>alert(document.cookie)</script>