Phorum < 5.0.15 Multiple XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server contains a PHP script that suffers from multiple
cross-site scripting flaws.

Description :

The version of Phorum installed on the remote host is prone to
multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities due to its failure to
sanitize user input. An attacker can exploit these flaws to
potentially cause arbitrary script and HTML code to be rendered by a
user's browser in the context of the vulnerable site.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/393192
http://www.phorum.org/story.php?48

Solution :

Upgrade to Phorum 5.0.15 or later.

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: 17350 ()

Bugtraq ID: 12800

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0783
CVE-2005-0784