ZoneMinder 1.30.2 postlogin.js.php postLoginQuery cross site scripting

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A vulnerability has been found in ZoneMinder 1.30.2 (Video Surveillance Software) and classified as problematic. This vulnerability affects some unknown functionality of the file ZoneMinder-master/web/skins/classic/views/js/postlogin.js.php. The manipulation of the argument postLoginQuery with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is 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. As an impact it is known to affect integrity.

The bug was discovered 02/28/2017. The weakness was presented 03/21/2017 (GitHub Repository). The advisory is available at This vulnerability was named CVE-2017-7203 since 03/21/2017. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit. This vulnerability is assigned to T1059.007 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 21 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k. By approaching the search of inurl:ZoneMinder-master/web/skins/classic/views/js/postlogin.js.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.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.2
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.0

VulDB Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Temp Score: 4.0
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NVD Base Score: 6.1
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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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OpenVAS ID: 800185
OpenVAS Name: ZoneMinder XSS Vulnerability
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Recommended: no mitigation known
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02/28/2017 🔍
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03/21/2017 +21 days 🔍
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11/14/2022 +2064 days 🔍


Advisory: 1797
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2017-7203 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 97001 - ZoneMinder CVE-2017-7203 Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
OSVDB: - CVE-2017-7203 - ZoneMinder - Cross-Site Scripting Issue


Created: 03/21/2017 05:12 PM
Updated: 11/14/2022 10:13 AM
Changes: 03/21/2017 05:12 PM (63), 09/10/2020 04:51 PM (5), 11/14/2022 10:13 AM (3)
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