PunBB < 1.1.2 install.php XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP application that is affected by
several cross-site scripting vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote version of PunBB is vulnerable to cross-site scripting
flaws through 'install.php' script. With a specially crafted URL, an
attacker can inject arbitrary HTML and script code into a user's
browser resulting in the possible theft of authentication cookies,
mis-representation of site contents, and the like.

See also :


Solution :

Update to PunBB version 1.1.2 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 15939 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11845