Pre News Manager multiple cross-site scripting

prenewsmanager-multiple-xss (26692) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Pre News Manager is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by multiple scripts. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the 'id' or 'nid' 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, Wed May 24 2006 - 04:09:52 CDT : Pre News Manager v1.0.
  • PreProjects Web site: PRE NEWS MANAGER.
  • BID-18333: Pre News Manager Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2006-2678: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Pre News Manager 1.0 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) id parameter to (a) index.php, and the (2) nid parameter to (b) news_detail.php, (c) email_story.php, (d) thankyou.php, (e) printable_view.php, (f) tella_friend.php, and (g) send_comments.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 26066: Pre News Manager index.php id Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 26067: Pre News Manager news_detail.php nid Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 26068: Pre News Manager email_story.php nid Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 26069: Pre News Manager thankyou.php nid Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 26070: Pre News Manager printable_view.php nid Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 26071: Pre News Manager tella_friend.php nid Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 26072: Pre News Manager send_comments.php nid Parameter XSS
  • SA20284: Pre News Manager Multiple SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • PreProjects Pre News Manager 1.0

Reported:

May 24, 2006

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