[Full-Disclosure] STG Security Advisory: [SSA-20041022-08] MoniWiki XSS vulnerability

2004-10-25T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:7067
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2004-10-25T00:00:00

Description

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STG Security Advisory: [SSA-20041022-08] MoniWiki XSS vulnerability

Revision 1.0 Date Published: 2004-10-22 (KST) Last Update: 2004-10-22 Disclosed by SSR Team (advisory@stgsecurity.com)

Summary

MoniWiki is a wiki web application used by many Korean Linux users.

It has a cross site scripting vulnerability.

Vulnerability Class

Implementation Error: Input validation flaw

Details

Due to an input validation flaw, the MoniWiki is vulnerable to cross site scripting attacks.

http://[victim]/wiki.php/<script>alert("XSS Vulnerability exists")</script>

Impact

Medium: Malicious attackers can inject and execute arbitrary script code in a user's browser session in context of an affected site.

Solution

Update to MoniWiki 1.0.9

Affected Products

MoniWiki 1.0.8 and prior

Vendor Status: FIXED

2004-09-30 Vulnerability found. 2004-09-30 MoniWiki developer notified. 2004-10-21 MoniWiki 1.0.9 released. 2004-10-22 Official release.

Credits

Jeremy Bae at STG Security

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