PSNews v1.1 index.php Multiple Parameter XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2266

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack.

Description

The remote host is running PSNews, a content management system implemented in ASP. It is reported that PSNews v1.1 is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability. An attacker may steal cookie-based authentication credentials from a legitimate user by sending malformed links to this web site.

Solution

No solution is known at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2266

Family: CGI

Published: 2004/09/07

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1665

BID: 11124