Poweradmin index.php XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a PHP script that is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The Poweradmin install hosted on the remote web server is affected by a
cross-site scripting vulnerability because it fails to properly sanitize
user input appended to the URL of the 'index.php' script. An attacker
may be able to leverage this to inject arbitrary HTML and 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?adbe2301
http://www.nessus.org/u?fe4b4f6e
http://www.nessus.org/u?559bd5a7

Solution :

Upgrade to version 2.1.6 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 : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 62385 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55619

CVE ID: