ipLogger headers cross-site scripting

iplogger-headers-xss (26643) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

ipLogger is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the iplogger.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the 'HTTP_REFERER' or 'HTTP_USER_AGENT' headers to execute malicious script when an administrator views the log files or to execute HTML script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, allowing the attacker to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Mon May 22 2006 - 14:08:45 CDT : IpLogger <= 1.7 XSS.
  • ipLogger Web site: ipLogger.
  • BID-18086: IPLogger Useragent HTML Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-2558: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in IpLogger 1.7 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTML or web script via the User-Agent (useragent) header in an HTTP request, which is not filtered when the log files are viewed.
  • CVE-2006-2586: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in IpLogger 1.7 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary HTML or web script via the HTTP_REFERER header in an HTTP request.
  • OSVDB ID: 25748: ipLogger User-Agent HTTP Header XSS
  • SA20246: ipLogger HTTP Headers Script Insertion Vulnerability
  • SECTRACK ID: 1016147: tjthedj`s ipLogger Input Validation Holes Permit Cross-Site Scripting Attacks
  • VUPEN/ADV-2006-1937: ipLogger Referer and User-Agent Headers Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • tjthedj ipLogger 1.7

Reported:

May 22, 2006

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