Advanced Poll get_admin.php cross-site scripting
|advancedpoll-getadmin-xss (58503)||Medium Risk|
Advanced Poll is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the get_admin.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the mysql_host 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.
- Advanced Poll Web page: Advanced Poll.
- HTB22358: XSS vulnerability in Advanced Poll.
- BID-40045: Advanced Poll 'mysql_host' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-2003: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in misc/get_admin.php in Advanced Poll 2.08 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the mysql_host parameter.
- OSVDB ID: 64524: Advanced Poll misc/get_admin.php mysql_host Parameter XSS
- SA39768: Advanced Poll mysql_host Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- Chi Kien Uong Advanced Poll 2.0.8
May 07, 2010
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