Archive for October 15th, 2010

eXV² Content Management System 2.10 Remote XSS Vulnerability

The CMS suffers from a remote reflected Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability when input passed thru “rssfeedURL” and “sumb” parameter in “archive.php”, “topics.php”, “example.php” and “index.php” is not sanitized, allowing the attacker to execute arbitrary HTML and script code in a user’s browser session and aid in phishing attacks.

Tested on: Microsoft Windows XP Pro (EN)
Apache 2.2.14 (Win32)
MySQL 5.1.41
PHP 5.3.1

Vendor status: [09.10.2010] Vulnerability discovered.
[10.10.2010] Contact with the vendor.
[14.10.2010] No reply from vendor.
[15.10.2010] Public advisory released.

Vulnerability discovered by: Gjoko ‘LiquidWorm’ Krstic
liquidworm gmail com
Zero Science Lab – http://www.zeroscience.mk

Zero Science Lab Advisory: http://www.zeroscience.mk/en/vulnerabilities/ZSL-2010-4970.php