sphpblog search.php q Parameter XSS

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


Synopsis :

The remote web application is vulnerable to an injection attack.

Description :

Due to a lack of input validation, the remote version of Simple PHP
Blog can be used to perform a cross-site scripting attack by
injecting arbitrary script code to the 'q' parameter of the
search.php script.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2005-04/0231.html

Solution :

Upgrade to a newer version or disable this software.

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: 18048 ()

Bugtraq ID: 13170

CVE ID: CVE-2005-1135