VDB-93960 · CVE-2016-9152 · BID 94658

SPIP 3.1.3 ecrire/exec/plonger.php rac cross site scripting

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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in SPIP 3.1.3 (Content Management System). Affected is some unknown processing of the file ecrire/exec/plonger.php. The manipulation of the argument rac with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. The product 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. This is going to have an impact on integrity. CVE summarizes:

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in ecrire/exec/plonger.php in SPIP 3.1.3 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the rac parameter.

The weakness was published 12/05/2016 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at securityfocus.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2016-9152. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. 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.

By approaching the search of inurl:ecrire/exec/plonger.php it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 95654 (Debian DLA-738-1 : spip security update), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Debian Local Security Checks.

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 Tenable (95654). Similar entries are available at VDB-194608, VDB-194687, VDB-200383 and VDB-200399.






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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 95654
Nessus Name: Debian DLA-738-1 : spip security update
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OpenVAS ID: 800308
OpenVAS Name: SPIP rac Parameter Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
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11/03/2016 🔍
12/05/2016 +32 days 🔍
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12/05/2016 +0 days 🔍
10/05/2022 +2130 days 🔍


Advisory: securityfocus.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2016-9152 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1037392
SecurityFocus: 94658

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Created: 12/05/2016 09:39 PM
Updated: 10/05/2022 07:21 AM
Changes: 12/05/2016 09:39 PM (37), 12/05/2016 09:40 PM (18), 10/05/2022 07:10 AM (4), 10/05/2022 07:15 AM (11), 10/05/2022 07:21 AM (1)
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