Mambo Site Server mos_change_template XSS

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

An attacker may use the installed version of Mambo Site Server to
perform a cross-site scripting attack on this host because of its
failure to sanitize input to the 'return' and 'mos_change_template'
parameters of the 'index.php' script.

See also :

http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00032-03152004
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-03/0152.html

Solution :

Upgrade at least to version 4.5 (1.0.4).

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:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 16316 (mambo_xss3.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9890

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1825