Efrontlearning eFront 3.6.14 cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in Efrontlearning eFront 3.6.14 and classified as problematic. This issue affects an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-79. The software does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. Impacted is integrity. The summary by CVE is:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in www/administrator.php in eFront 3.6.14 (build 18012) allow remote authenticated administrators to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) Last name, (2) Lesson name, or (3) Course name field.

The weakness was shared 12/20/2013 (Website). The advisory is shared at exploit-db.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2013-7194 since 12/20/2013. The attack may be initiated remotely. The successful exploitation requires a simple authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details are unknown but a public exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1059.007 for this issue.

A public exploit has been developed by sajith and been published even before and not after the advisory. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is available at exploit-db.com. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 9 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.

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 X-Force (89660), Vulnerability Center (SBV-42803) and Exploit-DB (30213).




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.3

VulDB Base Score: 3.5
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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1059.007

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
Author: sajith
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12/11/2013 🔍
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12/20/2013 +9 days 🔍
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Advisory: 124400
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2013-7194 (🔍)
X-Force: 89660
Vulnerability Center: 42803 - eFront 3.6.14 Remote XSS Vulnerability due to an Error in the www/administrator.php Page, Low

scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013


Created: 03/24/2015 03:54 PM
Updated: 01/18/2022 08:49 AM
Changes: 03/24/2015 03:54 PM (51), 05/19/2017 10:29 AM (9), 01/18/2022 08:49 AM (3)
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