XOOPS viewtopic.php Multiple Parameter XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The weblinks module of XOOPS contains a file named 'viewtopic.php' in
the '/modules/newbb' directory. The code of the module insufficently
filters out user provided data. The URL parameter used by
'viewtopic.php' can be used to insert malicious HTML and/or JavaScript
in to the web page.

See also :

http://www.securitytracker.com/alerts/2004/Jan/1008849.html

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

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: 15480 ()

Bugtraq ID: 9497

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2756