osCSS 'page' Parameter Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability

Published: 2010-08-02 10:38:17
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Impact:
Successful exploitation could result in a compromise of the application, theft of cookie-based authentication credentials, disclosure or modification of sensitive data.

Affected Versions:
osCSS Version 1.2.2 and prior.

Technical Details:
The flaw is caused by improper validation of user-supplied input via the 'page' parameter in 'admin/currencies.php' that allows the attackers to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in the context of an affected site.

Recommendations:
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

Summary:
The host is running osCSS and is prone to cross site scripting vulnerability.

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2010-2856

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/41510

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/40502
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/60203
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1770
http://www.htbridge.ch/advisory/xss_vulnerability_in_oscss.html

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3

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