PHPB2B list.php cross-site scripting

phpb2b-list-xss (72082) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

PHPB2B is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the list.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the q 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.

*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:

  • Packetstorm Security Website: PHPB2B Cross Site Scripting.
  • PHPB2B Web Site: PHPB2B.
  • BID-51221: PHPB2B 'q' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability
  • CVE-2012-5099: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in list.php in PHPB2B 4.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the q parameter in a search action.

Platforms Affected:

  • PHPB2B PHPB2B 4.1

Reported:

Jan 01, 2012

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