CMS Made Simple <= 2.2.11 Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) Vulnerability

Published: 2019-10-22 14:46:10
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
None Available

Summary:
CMS Made Simple is prone to a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The vulnerability is exploitable via the Search Term field in Site Admin > Module Manager.

Impact:
Successful exploitation would allow an authenticated attacker to inject arbitrary HTML and JavaScript into the site.

Affected Versions:
CMS Made Simple through version 2.2.11.

Recommendations:
No known solution is available as of 22nd October, 2019. Information regarding this issue will be updated once solution details are available.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-17226

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2019-17226

References:

http://dev.cmsmadesimple.org/bug/view/12148

Severity
Low
CVSS Score
3.5
Published
2019-10-22
Modified
2019-10-22
Category
Web application abuses

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