ExBB Netsted BBcode XSS

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Synopsis :

A web application running on the remote host has a cross-site
scripting vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running ExBB, a bulletin board system written
in PHP.

According to its version number, this install of ExBB has a
persistent cross-site scripting vulnerability. Posting a maliciously
crafted forum comment could lead to arbitrary script code execution.
A remote attacker could exploit this to steal the authentication
cookies of legitimate users.

See also :


Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 16223 (exbb_xss.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 12306


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