SkyeBox post.php cross-site scripting

skyebox-post-xss (26657) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

SkyeBox is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the post.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the 'name' or 'message' parameter to execute 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 September 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Mon May 22 2006 - 14:11:45 CDT : SkyeShoutbox <= v.1.2.0 XSS.
  • SkyeBox Web site: SkyeBox.
  • CVE-2006-2584: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in post.php in SkyeBox 1.2.0 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) name or (2) message parameters. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information, although it was likely prompted by a vague announcement from a researcher who incorrectly referred to the product as SkyeShoutbox.
  • OSVDB ID: 25741: SkyeBox post.php Multiple Parameter XSS
  • SA20234: SkyeBox "post.php" Script Insertion Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Wilco Kuiper SkyeBox 1.2.0 and prior

Reported:

May 22, 2006

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