Ovidentia index.php cross-site scripting
|ovidentia-index-xss (45064)||Medium Risk|
Ovidentia is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the index.php script. If tg is set to search and idx to find, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the field 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.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Mon Aug 18 2008 - 05:27:13 CDT : Ovidentia 6.6.5 XSS (index.php).
- BID-30735: Ovidentia 'index.php' Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- BID-33230: Ovidentia 'index.php' Multiple Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2008-3917: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in index.php in Ovidentia 6.6.5 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the field parameter in a search action.
- OSVDB ID: 47978: Ovidentia index.php field Parameter XSS
- SA31425: Ovidentia SQL Injection and Cross-Site Scripting
- Cantico Ovidentia 6.6.5
Aug 18, 2008
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