PHP-Fusion < 6.00.108 BBCode Nested URL Tag XSS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server hosts a PHP script that is prone to
cross-site scripting attacks.

Description :

According to its version number, the remote host is running a version
of PHP-Fusion that reportedly does not sufficiently sanitize input
passed in nested 'url' BBcode tags before using it in a post. An
attacker may be able to exploit this flaw to cause arbitrary script
and HTML code to be executed in the context of a user's browser when
viewing the malicious BBcode on the remote host.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to PHP-Fusion 6.00.108 or later.

Risk factor :

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

Family: CGI abuses : XSS

Nessus Plugin ID: 19597 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14688

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2783

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