eSyndiCat Pro controller.php cross-site scripting
|esyndicatpro-controller-xss (71485)||Medium Risk|
eSyndiCat Pro is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the controller.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the id and sort parameters 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 October 1, 2014.
- eSyndiCat Pro Web Site: Directory Script, Free Directory Software, PHP Directory Script, Business Directory Software :: eSyndiCat Directory Software, Directory Script.
- Packet Storm Web site: eSyndiCat Pro 2.3.05 Cross Site Scripting.
- BID-50822: eSyndiCat Pro Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2011-5177: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in admin/controller.php in eSyndiCat Pro 2.3.05 allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) id parameter to the admins (2) blocks, (3) articles, or (4) suggest-category; or (5) sort parameter to the search page.
- OSVDB ID: 77630: eSyndiCat Pro controller.php Multiple Parameter XSS
- eSyndiCat eSyndiCat Pro 2.3.5
Nov 24, 2011
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