MJGUEST redirect.htm.php security bypass

mjguest-redirecthtm-security-bypass (42130) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


MJGUESTcould allow a remote attacker to bypass security restrictions, caused by improper validation of redirection resources by the redirect.htm.php script. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the goto parameter in a redirect action to construct a malicious URL which would redirect a victim to an arbitrary Web site, once the site is visited, possibly allowing other attacks to be launched on the vulnerable system.


Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
Temporal Score: 5.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Bypass Security


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Thu May 01 2008 - 12:59:23 CDT: mjguest 6.7 (ALL VERSION) Xss & Redirection Vuln.
  • mdsjack Web site: MJGUEST.
  • CVE-2008-2268: Open redirect vulnerability in interface/redirect.htm.php in Mjguest 6.7 GT Rev.01 allows user-assisted remote attackers to redirect users to arbitrary web sites and conduct phishing attacks via a URL in the goto parameter in a redirect action to mjguest.php. NOTE: this is user-assisted because there is a delay and a notification before redirection occurs.
  • OSVDB ID: 45387: Mjguest interface/redirect.htm.php goto Variable Arbitrary Site Redirect

Platforms Affected:

  • mdsjack MJGUEST 6.7 GT


May 01, 2008

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