PMOS Help Desk ticketview.php cross-site scripting

pmoshelpdesk-ticketview-xss (30489) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

PMOS Help Desk (formerly InverseFlow Help Desk) is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the ticket or ticketview.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the id or email parameter in a specially-crafted URL to execute script in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the URL is clicked. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.

Note: This vulnerability is also found in Ace Helpdesk.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 2.8
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 2.7
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

  • Ace Helpdesk Web site: Ace Helpdesk Software.
  • BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Nov 22 2006 - 17:11:17 CST : XSS in scriptat support InverseFlow Help Desk v2.31.
  • PMOS Help Desk Web site: PMOS Help Desk (PHP MySQL Open Source).
  • BID-21250: InverseFlow Help Desk Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2006-6158: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in (a) PMOS Help Desk 2.4, formerly (b) InverseFlow Help Desk 2.31 and also sold as (c) Ace Helpdesk 2.31, allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) id or email parameter to ticketview.php, or (2) the email parameter to ticket.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 30663: PMOS Help Desk ticketview.php Multiple Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 30665: InverseFlow Help Desk System ticketview.php Multiple Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 30666: InverseFlow Help Desk System ticket.php email Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 30667: Ace Helpdesk ticketview.php Multiple Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 32025: PMOS Help Desk ticket.php email Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 34034: Ace Helpdesk ticket.php email Parameter XSS
  • SA23052: InverseFlow Help Desk System "id" and "email" Cross Site Scripting
  • SA23070: PMOS Help Desk "id" and "email" Cross Site Scripting
  • SA23071: Ace Helpdesk "id" and "email" Cross Site Scripting
  • VUPEN/ADV-2006-4670: Ace Helpdesk id and email Parameters Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • VUPEN/ADV-2006-4671: PMOS Help Desk id and email Parameters Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • VUPEN/ADV-2006-4672: InverseFlow Help Desk System id and email Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • ACE Helpdesk ACE Helpdesk 2.31
  • PMOS Help Desk PMOS Help Desk 2.4

Reported:

Nov 22, 2006

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