GetSimple CMS settings.php cross-site scripting
|getsimplecms-settings-xss (75534)||Medium Risk|
GetSimple CMS is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by improper validation of user-supplied input by the settings.php script. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the email field to inject malicious script into a Web page which would be executed in a victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting Web site, once the page is viewed. An attacker could use this vulnerability to steal the victim's cookie-based authentication credentials.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- GetSimple CMS Web Site: GetSimple CMS - No MySQL Needed, 5-Minute Setup, Plugins, Themes & Documentation.
- Vulnerability-Lab: GetSimple CMS v3.1 - Multiple Web Vulnerabilities.
- BID-53501: GetSimple CMS Multiple HTML Injection and Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2012-6621: Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in GetSimple CMS 3.1, 3.1.2, 3.2.3, and earlier allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) Email Address or (2) Custom Permalink Structure fields in admin/settings.php; (3) path parameter to admin/upload.php; (4) err parameter to admin/theme.php; (5) error parameter to admin/pages.php; or (6) success or (7) err parameter to admin/index.php.
- SA49137: GetSimple CMS "path" Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability
- GetSimple CMS GetSimple CMS 3.1
May 04, 2012
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