OurWebFTP Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

Published: 2012-12-03 09:28:31

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

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in the context of a vulnerable site. This may allow the attacker to steal cookie-based authentication credentials and to launch other attacks.

Affected Versions:
OurWebFTP version 5.3.5 and prior

Technical Details:
Input passed via the 'ftp_host' and 'ftp_user' POST parameters to index.php is not properly sanitised before being returned to the user. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user's browser session in 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:
This host is installed with OurWebFTP and is prone to multiple cross site scripting vulnerabilities.

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

Detection Type:
remote_app

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56763

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/51449/
https://www.httpcs.com/advisory/httpcs112
https://www.httpcs.com/advisory/httpcs113
http://www.securelist.com/en/advisories/51449
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2012/Dec/24
http://packetstormsecurity.org/files/118531/ourwebftp-xss.txt

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
4.3

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