Amiro.CMS status_message cross-site scripting
|amiro-statusmessage-xss (53892)||Medium Risk|
Amiro.CMS is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by multiple scripts. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the status_message 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 Amiro.CMS (5.6 or later), available from the Amiro.CMS Web site. See References.
- Amiro.CMS Web site: Amiro.CMS - Turnkey website technology.
- ONSEC-09-004: Amiro.CMS Multiple XSS.
- BID-39724: Amiro.CMS Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2009-3803: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Amiro.CMS 22.214.171.124 and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the status_message parameter to (1) /news, (2) /comment, (3) /forum, (4) /blog, and (5) /tags; the status_message parameter to (6) forum.php, (7) discussion.php, (8) guestbook.php, (9) blog.php, (10) news.php, (11) srv_updates.php, (12) srv_backups.php, (13) srv_twist_prevention.php, (14) srv_tags.php, (15) srv_tags_reindex.php, (16) google_sitemap.php, (17) sitemap_history.php, (18) srv_options.php, (19) locales.php and (20) plugins_wizard.php in _admin/; a crafted IMG BBcode tag in the message body of a (21) forum, (22) guestbook, or (23) comment; (24) the content of an avatar file, which is not properly handled by Internet Explorer; and (
- SA37065: Amiro.CMS Cross-Site Scripting and Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities
- Amiro.CMS Amiro.CMS 126.96.36.199
Oct 19, 2009
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