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CVE-2006-0779 Detail

Description

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in u2u.php in XMB Forums 1.9.3 and earlier allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the username parameter, as demonstrated using a URL-encoded iframe tag.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/18/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0779
Original release date:
02/18/2006
Last revised:
07/19/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from XMB (12/11/2008)

This CVE is considered invalid because it duplicates CVE-2005-3544.

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00100-02122006 Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source MISC http://www.gulftech.org/?node=research&article_id=00100-02122006
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/425084/100/0/threaded Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20060212 XMB Forums Multiple Vulnerabilities
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16604 External Source BID 16604
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0529 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-0529
http://www.xmbforum.com/ External Source MISC http://www.xmbforum.com/
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24647 External Source XF xmbforum-u2u-xss(24647)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) (CWE-79)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:xmb_forum:xmb:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*    versions up to (including) 1.9.3

Denotes Vulnerable Software
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