Papoo CMS - Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

Tuesday, 19 June 2007

Papoo Content Management System Multiple Cross Site Scriptings Jun 12 2007

* Product

  Papoo Content Management System

* Vulnerable Versions

  Papoo Light 3.6
* Vendor Status

  The Vendor was notified and the issue fixed.
  A patch is available at:

* Details

  The Papoo Content Management System is prone to multiple Cross Site Scripting
  vulnerabilities. The application fails to sanitize user input from certain
  characters in three cases:

  1) The argument list of GET requests is shown in the page source and may
     contain script code.

  2) Visitor comments will appear in a message list in the internal administra-
     tion interface. The Title can contain script code that will be executed
     in the administrator's browser.
  3) Internally sent messages between CMS users are shown unfiltered in the
     message overview. (This requires a minimal set of privileges)

* Impact

  An attacker might be able to gain administrator privileges.

* Exploit

  No exploit required.

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