phpPGAds/phpAdNew < 2.0.5 adframe.php refresh Parameter XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2711

Synopsis

There is a flaw in the remote phpAdNew/phpPgAds PHP Ads server, a banner management and tracking system written in PHP.

Description

There is a flaw in the remote phpAdNew/phpPgAds PHP Ads server, a banner management and tracking system written in PHP. This version of phpAdNew is vulnerable to a Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able steal potentially confidential information (such as cookies) or execute malicious code within the client browser.

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.0.5 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2711

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/03/15

Modified: 2018/07/11

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 5.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:phpadsnew:phpadsnew

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-0791

BID: 12803