FuseTalk categories.aspx FTVAR_SORTORDER 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 FuseTalk fails to sanitize user-supplied
input to the 'FTVAR_SORTORDER' parameter in file 'categories.aspx'
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 :

http://www.nessus.org/u?017610e9
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2010/Aug/25

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 48351 (fusetalk_categories_ftvar_sortorder_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 42157

CVE ID: