DotNetNuke error handling page cross-site scripting
|dotnetnuke-errorhandlingpage-xss (43026)||Medium Risk|
DotNetNuke is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the installation error handling page. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the querystring 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.
Upgrade to the latest version of DotNetNuke (4.8.4 or later), available from the DotNetNuke Web site. See References.
- DotNetNuke Security Bulletin no. 18: HTML/Script Code Injection Vulnerability.
- DotNetNuke Web site: DotNetNuke.
- BID-29686: DotNetNuke Prior to 4.8.4 Multiple HTML Injection and Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2008-6733: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the error handling page in DotNetNuke 4.6.2 through 4.8.3 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the querystring parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 46323: DotNetNuke Error Handling Page Query String XSS
- SA30617: DotNetNuke Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- DotNetNuke DotNetNuke 4.6.2
- DotNetNuke DotNetNuke 4.8.1
- DotNetNuke DotNetNuke 4.8.2
- DotNetNuke DotNetNuke 4.8.3
Jun 11, 2008
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