CVE-2007-6633 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Netbizcity Faqmasterflexplus

Publication

2008-01-04

Last modification

2018-10-15

Summary

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in FAQMasterFlexPlus, possibly 1.5 or 1.52, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via (1) the cat_name parameter to faq.php; and unspecified parameters to the (2) add categories, (3) edit categories, (4) delete categories, (5) add faq, (6) edit faq, and (7) delete faq Admin scripts.

Description

FaqMasterFlexPlus is prone to a cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize user-supplied input. An attacker may leverage this issue to execute arbitrary script code in the browser of an unsuspecting user in the context of the affected site. This may allow the attacker to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and to launch other attacks.All versions of FaqMasterFlexPlus are considered vulnerable.

Solution

Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches for this issue. If you feel we are in error or if you are aware of more recent information, please mail us at: info@vumetric.com.

Exploit

Attackers can exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting user to follow a malicious URI.The following proof of concept is available:http://www.example.com/[path/to/faq/]/faq.php?category_id=1&cat_name=[XSS]

Classification

CWE-79 - Cross-Site Scripting (XSS)

Risk level (CVSS AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Medium

4.3

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

Vendor Product Versions
Netbizcity Faqmasterflexplus