Claroline add_course.php Multiple Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote host contains a PHP script that is prone to cross-site
scipting attacks.

Description :

The remote version of Claroline fails to sanitize user input to
several parameters of the 'add_course.php' script. Using a
specially crafted URL, an attacker may be able to exploit this issue
to perform cross-site scripting attacks against users of the affected
application.

See also :

http://secunia.com/advisories/14131/

Solution :

Upgrade as necessary to Claroline 1.5.3 and apply the
claroline153fix01.zip patch referenced in the advisory above.

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: 16318 (claroline_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12449

CVE ID: