CMSimple < 2.5 Beta 3 Search Function XSS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3103

Synopsis

The remote host is running a version of CMSimple, a content management system.

Description

The remote host is running a version of CMSimple, a content management system. This version of CMSimple is vulnerable to a remote Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) attack. An attacker exploiting this flaw would typically need to be able to convince a user to browse to a malicious URI. Successful exploitation would result in arbitrary code executing in the client browser and possible theft of confidential data (such as authentication cookies).

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.5 Beta 3 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 3103

File Name: 3103.prm

Family: CGI

Published: 2005/07/21

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 3.6

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2392

BID: 14346

OSVDB: 18128