Gallery search.php searchstring Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that is prone to a
cross-site scripting attack.

Description :

The version of Gallery hosted on the remote web server is affected by a
cross-site scripting attack due to a failure to properly sanitize
user-supplied input to the 'searchstring' parameter of the 'search.php'
script. A remote attacker may use this to steal the cookies from the
legitimate users of this system.

See also :

http://galleryproject.org/node/82

Solution :

Upgrade to Gallery 1.3.4-pl1 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 11810 (gallery_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 8288

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0614