Tr Script News news.php cross-site scripting

trscriptnews-news-xss (42648) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Tr Script News is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the news.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the nb 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.


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


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • Easy-Script Web site: Tr Script News v2.1.
  • BID-29388: Tr Script News 'news.php' Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-2508: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in news.php in Tr Script News 2.1 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the nb parameter in voir mode.
  • OSVDB ID: 45936: Tr Script News news.php nb Parameter XSS

Platforms Affected:

  • Tr Script News Tr Script News 2.1


May 27, 2008

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