e107 user.php cross-site scripting

e107-user-xss (16241) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

e107 is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper filtering of user-supplied input. A remote attacker could embed a malicious script within URL, AIM or MSN fields in a specially-crafted URL request to the user.php script, which would be executed in the victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the administrators cookie-based authentication credentials.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • BID-10405: e107 Website System User.PHP HTML Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2004-2031: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in user.php in e107 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) URL, (2) MSN, or (3) AIM fields.
  • OSVDB ID: 6410: e107 user.php Multiple Parameter XSS
  • SA11696: e107 "user.php" Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • e107 e107

Reported:

May 25, 2004

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