MyBB index.php conditions[usergroup] parameter cross-site scripting
|mybb-index-conditionsusergroup-xss (74397)||Medium Risk|
MyBB is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the index.php script. A remote authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the conditions[usergroup] 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.
- MyBB Web Site: MyBB - Downloads.
- Packetstorm Security Website: MyBB 1.6.6 Cross Site Scripting / SQL Injection.
- BID-52743: MyBB 'index.php' SQL Injection and Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2012-5908: Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in admin/modules/user/users.php in MyBB (aka MyBulletinBoard) 1.6.6 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the conditions[usergroup] parameter in a search action to admin/index.php.
- OSVDB ID: 80633: MyBB index.php conditions[usergroup] Parameter XSS
- MyBB MyBB 1.6.6
Mar 27, 2012
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