Ektron CMS400.NET 'workarea/reterror.aspx' info Parameter XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts an application that is prone to a cross-
site scripting attack.

Description :

The installed version of Ektron CMS400.NET fails to sanitize user-
supplied input to the 'info' parameter in the 'workarea/reterror.aspx'
script before using it to generate dynamic HTML content.

An unauthenticated, remote attacker may be able to leverage this issue
to inject arbitrary HTML or script code into a user's browser to be
executed within the security context of the affected site.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Ektron CMS400.NET 7.66 SP5 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 46199 (ektron_cms400_reterror_info_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39679