W-Agora Multiple Input Validation Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2339


The remote web server contains a script that is vulnerable to a SQL injection attack.


The remote host is running W-Agora, a web-based forum management software written in PHP.
There are multiple input validation flaws in the remote version of this software :

- There is an SQL injection vulnerability in the file 'redir_url.php' that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary SQL statements in the remote database ;
- There is a cross site scripting issue that may allow an attacker to steal the cookies of the legitimate users of the remote site by sending them a specially malformed link ;
- There is an HTTP response splitting vulnerability that may also allow an attacker to perform cross-site scripting attacks against the remote host.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2339

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/10/01

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 15402

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 7.3


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1562, CVE-2004-1563, CVE-2004-1564, CVE-2004-1565

BID: 11283