Maian Greeting header.php cross-site scripting

maiangreeting-header-xss (42200) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Maian Greeting is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the header.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the msg_script or msg_script2 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.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 4.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Sat May 03 2008 - 13:10:25 CDT: Maian Greeting v2.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (XSS/SQL INJECTION).
  • Maian Script World Web site: Maian Script World.
  • BID-29032: Maian Script World Multiple Scripts SQL Injection and Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2008-2209: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in admin/inc/header.php in Maian Greeting 2.1 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) msg_script and (2) msg_script2 parameters.
  • OSVDB ID: 44878: Maian Greetings admin/inc/header.php Multiple Parameter XSS
  • SA30069: Maian Greetings Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Maian Script World Greeting 2.1

Reported:

May 03, 2008

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