Open Classifieds 2-2.1.2 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

ID 1337DAY-ID-22022
Type zdt
Reporter High-Tech Bridge
Modified 2014-03-13T00:00:00


Open Classifieds version 2-2.1.2 suffers from a cross site scripting vulnerability.

                                            Product: Open Classifieds
Vendor: Open Classifieds Team
Vulnerable Version(s): 2-2.1.2 and probably prior
Tested Version: 2-2.1.2
Advisory Publication:  February 19, 2014  [without technical details]
Vendor Notification: February 19, 2014 
Vendor Patch: February 20, 2014 
Public Disclosure: March 12, 2014 
Vulnerability Type: Cross-Site Scripting [CWE-79]
CVE Reference: CVE-2014-2024
Risk Level: Medium 
CVSSv2 Base Score: 4.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Solution Status: Fixed by Vendor
Discovered and Provided: High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab ( ) 


Advisory Details:

High-Tech Bridge Security Research Lab discovered vulnerability in Open Classifieds, which can be exploited to perform Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attacks.

1) Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) in Open Classifieds: CVE-2014-2024

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitisation of user-supplied data passed via the URI to "/shared-apartments-rooms/" URL. A remote attacker can trick a logged-in user to open a specially crafted link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in browser in context of the vulnerable website.

The exploitation example below uses the JavaScript "alert()" function to display "immuniweb" word:




Update to Open Classifieds 2-2.1.3

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