MLdonkey cross-site scripting

mldonkey-xss (13615) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

MLdonkey vulnerable to cross-site scripting. A remote attacker could embed malicious script within a URL request, which would be executed in the victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting site, once the link is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • MLdonkey Web site: Welcome to the world of MLdonkey.
  • BID-8946: Mldonkey Web Interface Error Message Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2003-1164: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Mldonkey 2.5-4 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URI, which is injected into the HTML error page.
  • OSVDB ID: 2769: MLdonkey URI Error Page XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 3126: MLdonkey Admin Access
  • SA10134: MLdonkey Admin Access and Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • MLDonkey MLDonkey 2.x

Reported:

Nov 05, 2003

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