CommonSpot Server longproc.cfm cross-site scripting
|commonspot-longproc-xss (55955)||Medium Risk|
CommonSpot Server is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by longproc.cfm. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the url 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 May 1, 2013.
- Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Thu Jan 28 2010: PR09-19: Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) on CommonSpot server.
- PaperThin Web site: CommonSpot Content Server.
- BID-37986: CommonSpot Server 'utilities/longproc.cfm' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-0468: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in utilities/longproc.cfm in PaperThin CommonSpot Content Server allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the url parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 62087: CommonSpot utilities/longproc.cfm url Parameter XSS
- SA38439: CommonSpot "url" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- PaperThin CommonSpot Content Server
Jan 28, 2010
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