Microsoft IIS shtml.dll XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a cross-site scripting
vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the FrontPage extensions running on the remote web
server is affected by a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in
shtml.dll due to improper validation of filenames. An unauthenticated,
remote attacker can exploit this, by convincing a user to follow a
specially crafted URL, to execute arbitrary script code in the user's
browser session.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms00-060

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for IIS 4.0 and 5.0.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 11395 (frontpage_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 1594
1595

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0746

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