The War Forge warforge.NEWS 1.0 myaccounts.php last_name cross site scriting

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A vulnerability has been found in The War Forge warforge.NEWS 1.0 and classified as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown functionality of the file myaccounts.php. The manipulation of the argument last_name with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-80. As an impact it is known to affect integrity. An attacker might be able to inject arbitrary html and script code into the web site. This would alter the appearance and would make it possible to initiate further attacks against site visitors.

The bug was discovered 04/19/2006. The weakness was published 04/18/2006 by Aliaksandr Hartsuyeu (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2006-1818 since 04/17/2006. The exploitation appears to be difficult. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1059.007 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

It is declared as proof-of-concept.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 17520), X-Force (25901), Secunia (SA19697) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-11476). Similar entries are available at 29694 and 34952.




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.1

VulDB Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Temp Score: 4.1
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Class: Cross site scripting
ATT&CK: T1059.007

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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Researcher: Aliaksandr Hartsuyeu
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2006-1818 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 17520 - Warforge.NEWS Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 19697
X-Force: 25901
Vulnerability Center: 11476 - Warforge.NEWS XSS via myaccounts.php, Medium
OSVDB: 24771 - CVE-2006-1818 - Warforge.NEWS - Multiple Cross-site Scripting Issues
Vupen: ADV-2006-1359

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Created: 03/12/2015 12:19 PM
Updated: 06/18/2019 09:46 AM
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