VDB-85096 · XFDB 31538 · BID 22084

Indexu suggest_category.php error_msg cross site scripting

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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Indexu (Content Management System) (the affected version is unknown). This vulnerability affects an unknown code of the file suggest_category.php. The manipulation of the argument error_msg with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-80. The product 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. As an impact it is known to affect integrity.

The weakness was released 01/16/2007 by ViP HaCkEr (AL-garnei) (Website). The advisory is shared for download at archives.neohapsis.com. The attack can be initiated remotely. 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.

After before and not just, there has been an exploit disclosed. By approaching the search of inurl:suggest_category.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 (31538). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 34511, 85095, 85097 and 85098.





CPE 2.3info

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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: Not defined
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Advisory: archives.neohapsis.com
Researcher: ViP HaCkEr (AL-garnei)
Status: Not defined
X-Force: 31538
SecurityFocus: 22084 - IndexU Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 23764 - Indexu Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities, Less Critical
OSVDB: 32840 - Indexu suggest_category.php error_msg Parameter XSS

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Created: 05/08/2016 09:40 PM
Updated: 12/17/2018 08:18 AM
Changes: 05/08/2016 09:40 PM (50), 12/17/2018 08:18 AM (2)
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