aWebBB register.php cross site scripting

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A vulnerability was found in aWebBB (version unknown). It has been classified as problematic. Affected is an unknown part of the file register.php. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-80. The software receives input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special characters such as "<", ">", and "&" that could be interpreted as web-scripting elements when they are sent to a downstream component that processes web pages. This is going to have an impact on integrity.

The weakness was presented 04/01/2006 by Aliaksandr Hartsuyeu (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2006-1612. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. Technical details and a exploit are known. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1059.007.

After before and not just, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept. By approaching the search of inurl:register.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

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 vulnerability database at X-Force (25585). See 29511, 29510, 29494 and 83689 for similar entries.



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

VulDB Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Temp Score: 3.3
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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-80 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
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-2006-1612 (🔍)
X-Force: 25585
SecurityFocus: 17352 - AWebBB Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 19486 - aWebBB Multiple Vulnerabilities, Moderately Critical
OSVDB: 24338 - aWebBB register.php Multiple Parameter XSS

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Created: 05/07/2016 12:38 AM
Updated: 07/29/2022 10:35 AM
Changes: 05/07/2016 12:38 AM (47), 11/19/2018 08:09 AM (4), 07/29/2022 10:29 AM (3), 07/29/2022 10:35 AM (7)
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