OBM host_index.php, group_index.php and obm.php cross-site scripting

obm-multiple-xss (71923) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

OBM is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the host_index.php, group_index.php and obm.php scripts. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using multiple 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.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 4.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 4.1
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of October 1, 2014.

References:

  • HTB23060: Multiple vulnerabilities in OBM.
  • OBM Web Site: tart [OBM wiki].
  • BID-51153: OBM Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2011-5142: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in Open Business Management (OBM) 2.4.0-rc13 and probably earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) tf_delegation, (2) tf_ip, or (3) tf_name parameter in a search action to host/host_index.php; (4) login parameter to obm.php; or (5) tf_user parameter in a search action to group/group_index.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 78007: Open Business Management (OBM) /host/host_index.php Multiple Parameter XSS
  • OSVDB ID: 78008: Open Business Management (OBM) /obm.php login Parameter XSS
  • SA47139: Open Business Management Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • OBM OBM 2.4.0-rc13

Reported:

Dec 21, 2011

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