pLog register.php Multiple Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

A remote CGI is vulnerable to cross-site scripting.

Description :

The remote host is running pLog, a blogging system written in PHP.

The remote version of this software does not perform a proper validation
of user-supplied input and is, therefore, vulnerable to a cross-site
scripting attack.

To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need to use the script
'register.php' to register a user profile containing HTML and script
code as the attacker's name or blog.

Regular users of the remote website would then display the HTML and/or
script code in their browser when visiting the page 'summary.php'.

Solution :

Upgrade to pLog 0.3.3 or newer.

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: 16207 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11082

CVE ID: