concrete5 up to 5.7.3 success register_notification_email cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in concrete5 up to 5.7.3 and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code block of the file index.php/dashboard/system/conversations/bannedwords/success. The manipulation of the argument register_notification_email 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. CVE summarizes:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in concrete5 before 5.7.4 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) banned_word[] parameter to index.php/dashboard/system/conversations/bannedwords/success, (2) channel parameter to index.php/dashboard/reports/logs/view, (3) accessType parameter to index.php/tools/required/permissions/access_entity, (4) msCountry parameter to index.php/dashboard/system/multilingual/setup/load_icon, arHandle parameter to (5) design/submit or (6) design in index.php/ccm/system/dialogs/area/design/submit, (7) pageURL to index.php/dashboard/pages/single, (8) SEARCH_INDEX_AREA_METHOD parameter to index.php/dashboard/system/seo/searchindex/updated, (9) unit parameter to index.php/dashboard/system/optimization/jobs/job_scheduled, (10) register_notification_email parameter to index.php/dashboard/system/registration/open/1, or (11) PATH_INFO to index.php/dashboard/extend/connect/.

The weakness was released 05/15/2015 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2015-2250 since 03/09/2015. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1059.007.

Upgrading to version 5.7.4 eliminates this vulnerability.

Entry connected to this vulnerability is available at 75419.



CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1059.007

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: concrete5 5.7.4


03/09/2015 🔍
05/11/2015 +63 days 🔍
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05/15/2015 +4 days 🔍
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05/17/2015 +2 days 🔍
06/25/2015 +39 days 🔍
05/17/2022 +2518 days 🔍


Advisory: 131882
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2015-2250 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 50702 - concrete5 <5.7.4 Multiple Remote XSS Vulnerabilities, Medium
SecurityFocus: 74651 - concrete5 'index.php' Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

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Created: 05/17/2015 09:53 AM
Updated: 05/17/2022 05:14 PM
Changes: 05/17/2015 09:53 AM (49), 07/01/2017 08:12 AM (10), 05/17/2022 05:14 PM (3)
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